Rock music has come a long way. However, no matter how much it has evolved, people give continuous credit to those who gave it a shape and meaning. One such individual has to be Keith Richards. Needless to say, he is one of the most remarkable names in the rock genre of the 60s-70s period. Moreover, he is also famous as the co-founder, guitarist as well as co-principal songwriter for the Rocking Stones. So, if you want to learn more about the legendary artist like his age and net worth, and other details, then read this article.
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Keith Richards Quick Wikis/ Bio
|Profession(s)||Musician, Singer and Songwriter|
|Birth Year||December 18, 1943|
|Age||77 Years (As of 2021)|
|Birthplace (Native)||Dartford, United Kingdom|
|Education||Dartford Technical School, Sidcup Art College|
|Net Worth||$550 Million|
|Father Name||Herbert William Richards|
|Mother Name||Doris Maud Lydia|
|Spouse||Patti Hansen (m. 1983))|
|Kids||Theodora Richards, Marlon Richards, |
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A Short Biographical Sketch
So, do you want to know how old Keth Richards is? Well, he was born in the year 1943, on 18th December. Therefore, he is currently 77 years old. His parents were Doris Lydia and Herbert Richards. As for his hometown, it’s Kent, England.
So now let’s talk about his educational phase. Keith Richards went to Wentworth Primary school along with his future bandmate Mike Jagger. Thereafter, he attended Dartford Technical High School for 4 years (1955-1959) before he got expelled.
He has been an active music producer since the 1960s. Moreover, he was also the music producer for ‘Today’s Pop Symphony’ (1966). Moreover, he and Mike have been the co-producers for various albums for the band ‘Rolling Stones’ as well as others. The duo worked under the name ‘Glimmer Twins’.
A few of his songs are, ‘Paint it Black’, ‘Ruby Tuesday’, ‘Gimme Shelter’, ‘Sympathy for the Devil’, etc. He was also the backing vocalist for The Rolling Stones. One of the famous songs of the artist is the hit single ‘Happy’.
His Personal Life
So, the legend dated the actress Anita Pallenber for about 12 years between 1967 to 1979. In fact, they shared a son, Marlon Sundeep. He was born in 1969. Moreover, they also had a daughter, Angela, and another son, Tara Jo-jo Gunne. However, Tara died in 1976 due to SIDS.
Later on, Keith tied knots with Patti Hansen in 1983. Both of them share two daughters, Theodora Dupree and Alexandra Nicole.
Keith Richards Net Worth
It’s not surprising that such a talented person won’t have a staggering net worth. As of 2021, he was about $550 million. A huge portion of these comes from his musical career. In addition, he is also a successful author, whose books have become bestsellers across the globe. (His website)