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Best, Randolph Peter (Pete)

Born: 1941 AD
Currently alive, at 73 years of age.

Nationality: English
Categories: Drummer, Musicians


1941 - Born on the 24th of November in Madras, India. English (British Indian-born) drummer and musician.

1960 - Best became first and original drummer for Beatles.

1962 - He was fired on 16th of August to be replaced by Ringo Starr.

1963 - Married to Kathy on August.

1965 - He tried to commit suicide by inhaling fumes from a gas fire.

1995 - The Beatles released their Anthology, which featured a number of tracks with Best as drummer. Rumored to be a millionaire now.

2001 - Wrote his memoir, Beatle! The Pete Best Story.


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