James Paul McCartney was born on June 18, 1942, in Merseyside, Liverpool, England. His nickname is Macca and he is 5'11''.
- Linda McCartney: March 12, 1969- April 17, 1998(her death) 4 children
- Heather Mills: June 11, 2002- March 17, 2008(divorced) 1 child
- Still plays his 1964 Epiphone acoustic guitar, which he used to compose 'Yesterday'
- Had 4 children with wife Linda McCartney, and they are:
- Heather McCartney(from her previous marriage)
- photographer Mary McCartney
- top fashion designer Stella McCartney
- musician/sculptor James McCartney
- Had one child with fiancee Heather Mills, a daughter named Beatrice Milly
- On January 20, 1998, along with former bandmates Ringo Starr and George Harrison, they were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
- Is in the Guiness Book of World Records for having over 60 gold discs and a sales of over $1 million in hit singles
- Noted animal-rights activist, vegetarian, and anti-landmine activist.
- At 5'11'', he was half an inch taller than George Harrison
- Loved and was flattered by Ray Charles version of 'Eleanor Rigby', but John Lennon hated it
- Fiancee Heather Mills lost her $21,000 diamond and sapphire engagement ring, which was later found on a golf course
- Him and Yoko Ono had a private screening of the movie Across the Universe and they loved it
- Was the only ex-Beatle to appear on the Ed Sullivan Show with his 1970 video Maybe I'm Amazed
- On the front of the Abbey road album, he was the only barefoot Beatle, which later became a question on Who Wants to Be a Millionaire? in 1998