Biographies

Bob Weir Biography, Real Name, Age, Height and Weight

Bob Weir (Robert Hall Weir) is an American musician and songwriter best known as a founding member of the Grateful Dead. After the group disbanded in 1995, Weir performed with The Other Ones, later known as The Dead, together with other former members of the Grateful Dead. Weir played mostly rhythm guitar during his career with the Grateful Dead. He is known for his unique style of complex voice leading, bringing unusual depth and a new approach to the role of rhythm guitar expression.

Name Bob Weir
Date of Birth October 16, 1947
Age 75 years old
Birthplace San Francisco, California
Height 175 cm
Weight 77 kg

Age

Bob Weir was born on October 16, 1947. As mentioned in the Bob Weir Biography table Bob Weir is 75 years old. Bob Weir was born in San Francisco, California, United States.

Bob Weir

FACTS

  1. He is heavily influenced by the Beatles

    The music of Grateful Dead has been inspired by many genres of music, but the pop-rock influence from John Lennon’s band is particularly noticeable.

  2. His band had two other names

    Before becoming Grateful Dead, the band also went by Mother McCree’s Uptown Jug Champions and then The Warlocks.

  3. Being kicked out improved his skills

    Weir says the time he spent outside of Grateful Dead allowed him to immensely improve his guitar skills.

  4. He loves science

    He has spoken twice at the Einstein Gala in Toronto, Canada.

  5. He uses multiple types of guitars

    Most musicians stick to one or two preferred guitar brands and models but Weir has tried them all, from Gibson to Ibanez, from Fender to Martin, and more.

    Robert Hall Weir is an American musician and songwriter best known as a founding member of the Grateful Dead. After the group disbanded in 1995, Weir performed with The Other Ones, later known as The Dead, together with other former members of the Grateful Dead.

Read About: Nick Cannon, Olivia Morris, Tayshia Adams, Siddhaanth Surryavanshi, Sonakshi Sinha, Anushka Sharma, Rakul Preet Singh, Andrew Taylor, Boy George, Tom Holland, Lil Baby, Tamara Lich, Jayson Tatum, Aaron Jones, Wesley Snipes, Dave Butz, Kevin Costner, Steve Aoki,  Jimmy Fallon

Net Worth

Bob is one of the richest Rock singers & is listed as the most popular Rock Singer. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Bob Weir’s net worth is approximately $60 Million.

Personal Quotes

  • ”We used to joke about incorporating as a religion.”
  • ”I refuse to get hammered by age into being an old fart.”

Shivam Bangwal

Shivam Bangwal is an Indian based entrepreneur who is a tech, travel and coding enthusiast with a post graduation degree on Master's of Computer Applications. He is a founder of Youthistaan, People News Chronicle, Hitchhike TV, Branding Panther and many more.
Back to top button
error: Content is protected !!