Paul McCartney had an English Sheepdog named Martha. Martha later became famous after the release of the Beatles allbum in 1968 with a song about her, “Martha My Dear”. The song became an irresistible favorite for fans of the band. Listen to the Song.
June 18, 1942 (80)
Sir James Paul McCartney CH MBE is an English singer, songwriter, musician, and record and film producer who gained worldwide fame as co-lead vocalist, co-songwriter, and bassist for the Beatles. One of the most successful composers and performers of all time, he is known for his melodic approach to bass-playing, his versatile and wide tenor vocal range, and his musical eclecticism, exploring styles ranging from pre-rock ‘n’ roll pop to classical and electronica. His songwriting partnership with John Lennon remains the most successful in history.