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Jerry Garcia

Guitarist.

Born on August 1, 1942.
Died at the age of 53 on August 9, 1995.
Cause of Death: Suffered a heart attack during his stay at a drug rehabilitation clinic.

Jerry Garcia
He has been dead for over 27 years.
If he was still alive today, he would be 80 years of age.

Who else died in 1995?
Famous people who died from a heart attack.

Which generation did Jerry Garcia belong to?

Jerry Garcia was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Jerry Garcia was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1942.

That is a 3 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

What was his real name?

His real name was Jerome John Garcia.

What was he known for?

He was the lead vocalist and guitarist of the American rock band "the Grateful Dead".

What was he also known as?

His nickname / alias was: "Captain Trips"

Which star sign was Jerry Garcia?

Jerry Garcia had the star sign Leo.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 7.

How tall was he?

Jerry Garcia was around 5 ft 10 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 178 cm.

Statistically speaking, this means that he was slightly taller than the average American male. However, he was not tall by conventional standards.

In other words, he didn't stand out as being particularly tall.

How old would Jerry Garcia be if he was still live?

If he was still alive today, he would be 80 years old.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Saturday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Wednesday.

How long ago did Jerry Garcia die?

He died in August, 1995, which was over 27 years ago. Two decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A child that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school and started a family by now.
  • Since Jerry Garcia's death in 1995, roughly six FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around seven US presidential elections have been held.
  • He died before the first PlayStation video game console was released.
  • Since his death, the United States has had four new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had five new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • Because he died in 1995, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Beyonce, the Backstreet Boys, the Spice Girls, Tiger Woods, J. K. Rowling and Britney Spears.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film Toy Story.

Was he a smoker?

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

Other people who were born around August 1, 1942.

Celebrities and other notable figures who were born around the same time as Jerry Garcia.

Harrison Ford

Actor.
Born on July 13th, 1942
Star Sign: Cancer

Tony Sirico

Actor. Deceased
Born on July 29th, 1942
Star Sign: Leo

Tobin Bell

Actor.
Born on August 7th, 1942
Star Sign: Leo

Other people who died around August 9, 1995.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Jerry Garcia.

Bob Ross

American painter. Deceased
Died on July 4th, 1995
Died at the age of 52
Star Sign: Scorpio

Mickey Mantle

Baseball player. Deceased
Died on August 13th, 1995
Died at the age of 63
Star Sign: Libra

Yitzhak Rabin

Israeli Prime Minister. Deceased
Died on November 4th, 1995
Died at the age of 73
Star Sign: Pisces

Stretch

Rapper. Deceased
Died on November 30th, 1995
Died at the age of 27
Star Sign: Leo

Roxie Roker

Actress. Deceased
Died on December 2nd, 1995
Died at the age of 66
Star Sign: Virgo

People who are the same height as Jerry Garcia.

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

Walt Disney

Business magnate. Deceased
Born on December 5th, 1901
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Irina Shayk

Model.
Born on January 6th, 1986
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Thomas Edison

Inventor. Deceased
Born on February 11th, 1847
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

Franklin Pierce

US President. Deceased
Born on November 23rd, 1804
Height: 1.78m / 5 ft 10 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Morrissey

Singer.
Born on May 22nd, 1959
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Jim Morrison

Singer. Deceased
Born on December 8th, 1943
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Benjamin Netanyahu

Israeli Prime Minister.
Born on October 21st, 1949
Height: 1.84m / 6 foot

Josh Richards

TikTok user.
Born on January 31st, 2002
Height: 1.81m / 5 ft 11 inches

Jerry Lee Lewis

Singer.
Born on September 29th, 1935
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Vinnie Hacker

TikTok star.
Born on July 14th, 2002
Height: 1.81m / 5 ft 11 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Crash Holly

Wrestler. Deceased
Born on August 25th, 1971
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Keith Moon

Drummer. Deceased
Born on August 23rd, 1946
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Adele

Singer.
Born on May 5th, 1988
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

Jackie Chan

Actor.
Born on April 7th, 1954
Height: 1.74m / 5 ft 9 inches

Travis Scott

Rapper.
Born on April 30th, 1992
Height: 1.77m / 5 ft 10 inches

Jeremy Kyle

Television host.
Born on July 7th, 1965
Height: 1.75m / 5 ft 9 inches

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