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Who Is Ringo Starr’s Wife? All About Barbara Bach

Barbara Bach and Ringo Starr attend the 2019 Global Citizen Prize at the Royal Albert Hall on December 13, 2019 em Londres, Inglaterra

Barbara Bach and Ringo Starr attend the 2019 Global Citizen Prize at the Royal Albert Hall on December 13, 2019 em Londres, Inglaterra

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Barbara Bach e Ringo Starr properly met on the set of the 1980 filme Caveman, but the drummer later told PEOPLE that Bach saw him play with The Beatles de volta 1965.

Over the course of the decades-long relationship, Bach and Starr — born Richard Starkey in 1940 — have been through a lot together. Em um 1981 entrevista com Playboy, Bach shared that the couple faced a lot of negative press when they first began dating. She also didn’t expect to meet someone she would want to marry.

We both had the same philosophy, neither one ever wanting to marry again,” ela disse. “Richard already has three children, envelhecido 10 para 13. Quite honestly, I never thought I’d be so lucky, to fall so much in love that I’d want to do the whole thing over. My family was shocked.

No 1981, Bach and Starr got married in London and the pair have been together ever since.

So who is the actress and model married to Ringo Starr? Here’s everything to know about Barbara Bach.


She and Starr met on the set of Caveman

Ringo Starr, formerly of the Beatles, with his wife, American actress Barbara Bach, Londres, 1981

Ringo Starr, formerly of the Beatles, with his wife, American actress Barbara Bach, Londres, 1981

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Bach met Starr when they were cast as love interests in the 1980 filme Caveman. Starr later admitted that he was attracted to Bach from the moment she showed up at the airport in Los Angeles, despite the fact that they were both in relationships with other people at the time.

Nela 1981 entrevista com Playboy, Bach said that when the two did fall for one another, they fell hard. “A lot of garbage has been written about us, none of it interesting,” ela disse. “A verdade é, we weren’t together until the very end of Caveman. Trabalhando, we got along fine, but we each had other people, our respective friends. Então, de repente, within a week — the last week of shooting — it just happened. We changed from friendly love to being in love.


She attended a Beatles concert in 1965

Though Bach and Starr didn’t properly connect until 1981, they actually crossed paths 15 years earlier when Bach saw Os Beatles play at New York’s Shea Stadium in 1965.

“Bárbara, her sister Marjorie, and Joe [Walsh] were all at Shea Stadium. He tried to marry me but he had to settle for my wife’s sister. Marjorie even had a Beatle wig on,” Starr disse à PEOPLE em 2017. Bach’s sister Marjorie married Joe Walsh, guitarist for the Eagles, em 2008.


She wasn’t the biggest Beatles fan

Barbara Bach and Jeff Lynne during Ringo Starr Party at Bar One - Outubro 9, 1990 at Bar One in Los Angeles, Califórnia, Estados Unidos

Barbara Bach and Jeff Lynne during Ringo Starr Party at Bar One - Outubro 9, 1990 at Bar One in Los Angeles, Califórnia, Estados Unidos

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While she might have attended the legendary Shea Stadium concert, Bach told PEOPLE in 1981 that she only went because her sister liked the band. “My sister Marjorie was crazy about the Beatles,” ela disse. “I liked [Prumo] Dylan, Ray Charles e the Rolling Stones.”


She and Starr survived a car accident

Bach and Starr had a near-death experience in 1980 when they survived a car crash together. Starr swerved to avoid a truck, and he hit two light posts before flipping the car twice. A partir de então, the couple pledged to do everything together. “We decided we wouldn’t spend any time apart,” Starr said. “So far the longest break was five days, and that was too long. I want to live every minute with Barbara.


She married Starr in 1981

The Beatles at Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach's Wedding

The Beatles at Ringo Starr and Barbara Bach's Wedding

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O casal casou-se em abril 27, 1981. Along with around 70 other guests, former Beatles McCartney e Harrison attended the London wedding, making for a bittersweet reunion only months after John Lennon was killed. Guests were treated to an impromptu performance when McCartney began playing piano while Harrison strummed the guitar and Starr drummed on an ice bucket.


She and Starr entered rehab together

Barbara Bach and Ringo Starr in Paris, França 1989

Barbara Bach and Ringo Starr in Paris, França 1989

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Bach and Starr entered treatment together at the Sierra Tucson Rehabilitation Clinic in 1988. Starr has been open about the impact entering treatment had on his career, dizendo às PESSOAS, “I didn’t tour in the ’80s, and not a lot in the ’70s. I sort of got involved in a lot of substances and they became more important than anything else. In ’88 I ended up in rehab and in ’89 I put the first All-Starr Band together. I got back on track, and that’s what I’ve done ever since.

The pair left rehab and changed their lives. They became vegetarians and have supported numerous organizations helping those who are struggling with substance addiction.


She was a Bond girl

Actors Barbara Bach as Major Anya Amasova/Agent XXX and Roger Moore as James Bond at the temple of Karnak in Egypt, in the film 'The Spy Who Loved Me', 1977

Actors Barbara Bach as Major Anya Amasova/Agent XXX and Roger Moore as James Bond at the temple of Karnak in Egypt, in the film 'The Spy Who Loved Me', 1977

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Bach had been working in film for years before meeting her husband. She starred in the 1977 James Bond filme The Spy Who Loved Me oposto Roger Moore. “It was a pleasure working with Roger, ele era a kind and good man,” Bach said when Moore died in 2017. “A true gentleman. Paz, love and condolences to his wife and family.


She and Starr have been married for over 40 anos

Barbara Bach and Ringo Starr attend the 30th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Hall on April 18, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio

Barbara Bach and Ringo Starr attend the 30th Annual Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Hall on April 18, 2015 in Cleveland, Ohio

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The couple have been together for over 40 anos. No 2015, Bach and Starr opened up to PEOPLE about their decades-long romance. Bach said there’s only one secret to their relationship: “I love the man, and that’s it.

Starr added, “There’s no escape … I think I love Barbara as much [hoje] as I did [when we met] — and I’m beyond blessed that she loves me and we’re still together.