Sid Vicious


Born on May 10, 1957.
Died at the age of 21 on February 2, 1979.
Cause of Death: Drug overdose.

Sid Vicious
He has been dead for 44 years.
If he were still alive today, he would be 66 years old.

People who died in 1979.
Famous people who died from a drug overdose.

Which generation did Sid Vicious belong to?

Sid Vicious was a part of the Baby Boomer demographic cohort.

What was his real name?

His real name was Simon John Ritchie.

What was he known for?

He was the bassist for the English punk rock band "the Sex Pistols".

Which star sign was Sid Vicious?

He had the star sign Taurus.

Life Path Number

His Life Path Number was 1.

How tall was he?

Sid Vicious was around 6 ft 2 inches tall. In centimeters, his height was 188 cm.

This means that he was noticeably taller than the average American male.

See also: Celebrities who are 6 ft 2 inches.

How old would Sid Vicious be now?

If he were still alive today, he would be 66 years old.

That means that he'd be roughly the same age as the following people:

Daniel Day-Lewis

Daniel Day-Lewis

Born on April 29, 1957
Star Sign: Taurus

How many years ago did he die?

He died 44 years, 10 months, and 8 days ago.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Friday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Friday.

How long ago did Sid Vicious die?

He died in February 1979, which was over 44 years ago. Four decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school, finished college, started a career and has their own children by now.
  • Since Sid Vicious' death in 1979, roughly eleven FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around twelve US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had seven new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had nine new prime ministers.
  • When Sid Vicious died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1979, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Metallica, U2, Phil Collins, and Princess Diana.

Was he a smoker?

Yes. Our records indicate that Sid Vicious was a smoker. However, we cannot say for certain whether or not he continued to smoke up until his death.

People who are the same height as Sid Vicious

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

Gerry Adams

Gerry Adams

Irish politician
Born on October 6, 1948
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

Ernie Davis

Ernie Davis

American football player Deceased
Born on December 14, 1939
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

People who are taller than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Hugh Jackman

Hugh Jackman

Born on October 12, 1968
Height: 1.90m / 6 ft 3 inches

Ashton Kutcher

Ashton Kutcher

Born on February 7, 1978
Height: 1.89m / 6 ft 2 inches

Gerard Piqué

Gerard Piqué

Soccer player
Born on February 2, 1987
Height: 1.94m / 6 ft 4 inches

People who are shorter than him

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Josh Peck

Josh Peck

Born on November 10, 1986
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

Jordan Spieth

Jordan Spieth

Pro Golfer
Born on July 27, 1993
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

David Duchovny

David Duchovny

Born on August 7, 1960
Height: 1.84m / 6 foot

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