The Beatles former drummer, Ringo Starr, was added to the Hollywood Walk of Fame Monday evening during a whimsical ceremony that also marked the 50th anniversary of groundbreaking on the sidewalk attraction.
Starr’s name was the 2,401st to be unveiled on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
“This is the start of the next 50 years of stars,” he said outside the Capitol Records building. “I’m proud to be the first one.”
The Walk of Fame also includes individual star’s for the Beatles drummer’s former bandmates John Lennon and George Harrison, as well as the likes of musicians Roy Orbison and Ozzy Osbourne.
“It’s cool to get one at night,” said Starr. “I don’t know about you, but where I live, the stars come out at night.”
The Beatles, as a group, were also given a star in 1998.
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