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Keith Richards Bio, wiki, Age, Career, Height, Weight, Family

Keith Richards

Keith Richards is an English musician, singer, and songwriter best known as the Rolling Stones’ co-founder, guitarist, vocalist, and composer. Rolling Stone named his song “(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction” the second Greatest Song of All Time.

Childhood, Family, and Education

Keith Richards was born to Herbert William Richards and Doris Maud Lydia on December 18, 1943, at Livingston Hospital in Dartford, Kent, England. He is the only child in his family.

His father was a manufacturing worker who was injured during the Normandy invasion during WWII. Ernie and Eliza Richards, his paternal grandparents, were socialists and civic leaders. His father discouraged him from pursuing a career in music, but his grandfather, a big band jazz musician, urged him to pursue his dream of playing guitar. He is of Caucasian ethnicity and of American nationality.

Similarly, Richards attended Wilmington Academy and Wentworth Primary School. He then went to Sidcup Art College, where he received his diploma in 1962.

Keith Richards has been interested in music since he was a child. In 1962, he co-founded the Rolling Stones with Mick Jagger after graduating from Sidcup Art College.

Brian Jones (1962–1969), Mick Taylor (1969–1975), and Ronnie Wood (1969–1975) are the other members of the musical ensemble (1975-present). The band went on to become the world’s longest-running rock band. Johnny Depp, a well-known Hollywood actor, based his renowned Jack Sparrow persona on Keith Richards’ mannerisms and voice. Rolling Stone named his song “Satisfaction (I Can’t Get No)” from the group the second Greatest Song of All Time.

Salary and Net Worth

Keith Richards, who is also a successful American actor, makes a good living from his music profession. Richards has a net worth of $340 million, according to the website Wealthy Gorilla. The musician is listed among the “20 Richest Rockstars” on the website. We can see him living a luxury lifestyle just by scrolling through his Instagram account. He owns a high-end automobile and lives in a lavish home.

His wife Patti Hansen is his personal life partner

In terms of Keith Richards’ personal life, he is married to Patti Hansen, an American model. On December 18, 1983, the pair exchanged wedding vows in a magnificent ceremony. Theodora Richards and Alexandra Richards, the couple’s daughters, are the couple’s only offspring. From his previous relationship with actress Anita Pallenberg, he had a daughter Angela Richards and two sons Marlon Richards and Tara Richards. Hansen was previously married to James DePaiva from One Life to Live. The former couple married in 1981 and divorced in 1983, just two years later.

Facts of Keith Richards
Date of Birth:1943December-18
Age:78 years old
Birth Nation:United States of America
Height:5 Feet 9 Inch
NameKeith Richards
FatherHerbert William Richards
MotherDoris Maud Lydia
NationalityAmerican
Birth Place/CityDartford, Kent
EthnicityWhite
ProfessionSinger
Net Worth$340 million
Married toPatti Hansen
Children5