|Real Name/Full Name||Randolph Peter Best (Randolph Peter Scanland)|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Pete Best, Fifth Beatle|
|Birth Place:||Chennai, India. (Origin – Liverpool, England)|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||24 November 1941|
|Age/How Old:||81 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 178 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 10″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 85 Kg
In Pounds – 187 lbs
|Hair Color:||Medium brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Donald Peter Scanland
Mother – Mona Best
|Siblings:||Rory Best and Vincent Roag Best|
|School:||Blackmoor park primary school|
|College:||Liverpool collegiate grammar school|
|Girlfriend:||N / A|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Kethy Best|
|Kids/Children Name:||2:- Beba Best and Bonita Best|
|Profession:||Civil servant, musician, and also a songwriter|
|Net Worth:||$700 Thousand|
|Last Updated:||March 2023|
Pete Best is well known as the drummer of the famous musical band, The Beatles. He is of Indian origin and hails from Chennai, Tamil Nadu. He originally never thought of music as a career, but while pursuing his academic career in the Liverpool Collegiate Grammar school, he decided to give his music career a try. He went on to put feathers to his cap until he was kicked out of The Beatles. He again stabilized himself and is regaining his stardom.
Well, how well do you know about Pete Best? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Pete Best’s net worth in 2023, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Pete Best to date.
Biography and Early Life
The tough, roller coaster, to be more exact, the life of Pete Best is portrayed in several shows and dramas such as the Birth of the Beatles, Backbeat, his life: The John Lennon Story, The Rocker, and the Best!, etc. Coming from a struggling family background where Mona (Pete’s mother) struggled to provide her children with a steady homestead and living, Pete has seen worse days after being kicked out from the Beatles.
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
So, how old is Pete Best in 2023 and what is his height and weight? Well, Pete Best’s age is 81 years old as of today’s date 30th March 2023 having been born on 24 November 1941. Though, he is 5′ 10″ in feet and inches and 178 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 187 lbs in Pound and 85 kg in Kilograms.
Although Pete pursued music as his career, he has never neglected his studies and was a very good student of his batch. He has done his schooling from the Blackmoor park primary school, and his later studies have been completed at the Liverpool Collegiate Grammar School. It was while studying in the latter that Pete decided to become a musician based on his exceptional ability and gift to play the drums.
Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids
His mother, Mona Best, was born in Delhi and became romantically linked to Pete’s father but lost him in the Second World War. Thus, Pete has half brothers from different fathers. Aspinall, the father of Vincent Roag Best, was actually the road trip manager of The Beatles and had by chance met Mona Best. After that, they became engaged and soon after (about a year), Best has kicked away from the Beatles. As facts have it, Best had no-fault, and Aspinall had been furious about this. When he enquired Lennon (a member of the Beatles Group), he was instructed to mind his own business.
Is Pete Best gay?
Pete Best is not gay and is happily married to Kathy Best. The lovely couple is together since 1963 and has been blessed with two down to earth children named Beba Best and Bonita Best. Pete has never had a history of romantically linked to any female.
Mona Best, Pete’s mother, owned a coffee shop named the Casbah Coffee Club, where the Beatles used to perform their songs occasionally. It is here that the group met the magical drummer Best. They saw him, heard him play, auditioned him and later hired him. But slowly, McCartney, a member of the group, got jealous of Pete Best due to his good looks and was the main cause of having kicked out Pete from the group.
Allegedly, Pete was slow and could not catch up well and was told that he was no longer required in the group after he served about two years. Aft6er being kicked out, Best tried hard to earn a living and landed upon a civil service. After about 20 years again, he restarted his musical career and formed the famous band what we know as the Pete Best Band. He soon caught the rhythm and got going and never looked back.
– Best is a debut charter member of the All you need is Liverpool Music hall of Fame since 2007.
– Best has two streets nomenclature after him, such as the Pete Best Drive and the Casbah close
Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Pete Best in 2023
Pete Best is a very successful musician and drummer. Although he saw a few black clouds after being shut doors upon by the Beatles, he still has a large fan base and a better future. The Beatles band members later regretted having kicked out Pete. Pete’s incomes very well from his records and the net worth is about $700 thousand as of 2023.
Some Interesting Facts You Need To Know
– Both of his siblings are his half brothers.
– His mother, Mona Best, was never on good terms with her sister-in-law.
– His biological father was a naval engineer.
Pete’s story and life is a clear motivating example of how one should not lose hope and keep going. One must gather all confidence and strike when the iron’s hot, and all the success shall come to those who wait. He has a remarkable and successful career till now.