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Nicknames: "Paul McCartney", "Paul", "Baby Face"
Location: Outside Peasmarsh, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom
Birthdate: (71)
Birthplace: Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom
Occupation: Musico, Musician
Managed by: Mandy Tan
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About James Paul McCartney

Sir James Paul McCartney, MBE is an English singer-songwriter, poet, composer, multi-instrumentalist, entrepreneur, record and film producer, painter, and animal rights and peace activist. Formerly of The Beatles and Wings, according to Guinness World Records McCartney is the most successful songwriter in the history of popular music.

McCartney gained worldwide fame as a member of The Beatles, alongside John Lennon, George Harrison, and Ringo Starr. McCartney and Lennon formed one of the most influential and successful songwriting partnerships and wrote some of the most popular songs in the history of rock music. After leaving The Beatles, McCartney launched a successful solo career and formed the band Wings with his first wife, Linda Eastman, and singer-songwriter Denny Laine. He has worked on film scores and classical and electronic music, released a large catalogue of songs as a solo artist, and taken part in projects to help international charities.

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Sir Paul McCartney's Timeline

December 18, 1942
Liverpool, Merseyside, England, United Kingdom
March 12, 1969
Age 26
June 11, 2002
Age 59
United Kingdom
Age 63
Age 68