Entertainment Music Paul McCartney Throwback Photos for His Birthday The beloved Brit has always been full of charm By Kate Hogan Kate Hogan Instagram Twitter Kate Hogan is Director of Digital Specials and Features at PEOPLE. In her 14 years at the brand, she has covered everything from pets and babies to style and Sexiest Man Alive, interviewing celebrities including Céline Dion, Carrie Underwood, Jennifer Hudson and Chris Evans. Currently, she oversees the creation of photo galleries that complement breaking news and major PEOPLE moments like The Beautiful Issue and 100 Reasons to Love America. She has offered expert celebrity commentary on Good Morning America and Access Hollywood. Before joining PEOPLE in 2008, Kate was an editorial assistant at Morris Visitor Publications. She graduated from the University of Wisconsin-Madison with a Bachelor's degree in journalism and mass communication and resides outside of Chicago with her husband and three kids. People Editorial Guidelines and Michael Calcagno Published on June 18, 2021 08:54 AM Share Tweet Pin Email Trending Videos 01 of 15 Keystone/Getty At the young age of 6, with 8-year-old brother Mike, in a photo from 1948. 02 of 15 Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Holding a Beatles fan magazine in 1964. 03 of 15 Michael Fresco/Evening Standard/Getty With wife Linda, his father James and his stepmother Angela in 1971. 04 of 15 Michael Ochs Archive/Getty Rocking out with the Silver Beatles — an early version of the band — in Liverpool in 1960. The group included future Beatles John Lennon (left) and George Harrison (right). 05 of 15 Keystone/Hulton Archive/Getty A young McCartney with Linda at the 1971 Grammy Awards in Hollywood, where he picked up an honor for "Let It Be." 06 of 15 James Garrett/NY Daily News Archive via Getty With Linda and two of their children in a glam moment in N.Y.C. 07 of 15 Fiona Adams/Redferns Topped off in an undated photo in London. 08 of 15 The Beatles. Getty The Beatles arriving in London in 1964. 09 of 15 Central Press/Getty With Linda and two of their children at London's Gatwick Airport in 1971. 10 of 15 SSPL/Getty Delighting his dog Martha during a performance in the U.K. 11 of 15 Express/Archive Photos/Getty Clowning around with his bandmates at a home in the Hollywood Hills in 1964. 12 of 15 Michael Ward/Getty Living large in an undated photo. 13 of 15 Michael Putland/Getty With his brother Mike in London in 1974. 14 of 15 Koh Hasebe/Shinko Music/Getty Cuddling koalas in Brisbane, Australia, in 1975. 15 of 15 Michael Putland/Getty With Linda and Wings bandmates Jimmy McCulloch, Denny Laine and Geoff Britton in 1974.