Pete Best Fun Facts, Quotes and Tweets


21st April 2009

Fact: John Lennon was a budding professional soccer star before he joined THE Beatles. The late star dreamed of playing for England's Liverpool Football Club, according to pal Pete Best.


16th July 2008

Fact: Former Beatles drummer Pete Best, who was famously replaced by Ringo Starr in 1962, is set to release his first ever solo album at the age of 66.


29th May 2008

Fact: A massive 14-foot (4.2 metre) mural of the Beatles has been erected in the band's hometown of Liverpool, England. The whole group are pictured with images of former members Pete Best and STUART SUTCLIFFE walking away.


10th September 2007

Quote: "It was like meeting JESUS." Actor Rainn Wilson on working with original Beatles star Pete Best in new movie THE ROCKER.


26th May 2007

Fact: Former Beatles drummer Pete Best, HELP! and A HARD DAYS NIGHT star VICTOR SPINETTI and ex-WINGS star DENNY LAINE are to celebrate the 50th anniversary of John Lennon and Sir Paul McCartney's first meeting at a Las Vegas Fab Four convention in July (01-03JUL07).


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