By Amanda Wicks

Oh, social media. Forever giving the public glimpses into the friendships, relationships and lives of the celebrity class. Paul McCartney shared a throwback photo of Ringo Starr as a way to say “Happy Birthday” to his Beatle bandmate and friend.

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Starr’s birthday just so happened to fall today (July 7), which also happens to be #ThrowbackThursday. On Twitter, McCartney posted a photo reportedly taken in 1981 when he and Starr were hanging out at AIR Studios in Montserrat. His late wife Linda McCartney snapped the pic.

According to NMEthe picture may be from when McCartney was hard at work on his third solo album Tug of War following the end of Wings. As for his age, Starr turns 76 this year. Happy Birthday, Ringo!

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