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    Line-ups 1957-1970

    The QuarrymenDocumenting the various members of The Beatles, from the Quarrymen to the breakup. Read more »

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    A Hard Day's Night

    A Hard Day's Night album coverRecorded between tour dates, television and radio appearances, their US invasion and the filming of their first movie, A Hard Day's Night was one of The Beatles' strongest early albums. It was also their only one to consist solely of Lennon-McCartney compositions. Read more »

  • I want to tell you…

    "There's a woman in the United States who predicted the plane we were traveling on would crash. Now, a lot of people would like to think we were scared into saying a prayer. What we did actually - we drank." - Ringo Starr, 1966

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    Maureen Starkey

    Maureen StarkeyMaureen Cox was born on 4 August 1946 in Liverpool. She first met Ringo Starr at the Cavern Club, and the couple married on 11 February 1965, remaining together until 1975. Read more »