- This article is about the guest star. For the character, see Ringo Starr (character).
|Guest Star Information
||July 7, 1940
|Claim to fame:
||"Brush with Greatness"
Richard Starkey, MBE (born July 7, 1940), better known as Ringo Starr, is an English actor, musician, and singer, best known for formerly being a member of The Beatles. He voiced himself in the season 2 episode "Brush with Greatness".
In August 1962, he replaced Pete Best as Beatles drummer and that was referenced in the season 5 episode "Homer's Barbershop Quartet", when Barney Gumble replaces Chief Wiggum in The Be Sharps.
Ringo Starr was voted joint 10th in IGN's "Top 25 Simpsons Guest Stars" along with fellow Beatles George Harrison and Paul McCartney.
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