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Buddy Rich

Full Name Buddy Rich
Date of Birth September 30, 1917
Date of Death 1987-04-02
Birthplace Brooklyn
Birth City New York
Country United States
Horoscope Virgo

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Name Buddy Rich
First Name Buddy
Last Name Rich
Occupation Drummer
Birthday September 30
Birth Year 1917
Place of Birth Brooklyn
Home Town New York
Birth Country United States
Birth Sign Virgo
Full/Birth Name
Father Not Available
Mother Not Available
Siblings Not Available
Spouse Marie Allison
Children(s) Not Available

Buddy Rich Biography

Buddy Rich is one of the most popular and richest Drummer who was born on September 30, 1917 in Brooklyn, New York, United States. As of June 1, 2023, Buddy has a net worth approximately $1 Million. He has recorded with He has recorded with Louis Armstrong..

He was a jazz drummer and bandleader who has appeared as both a leader and sideman on over sixty albums. He performed with a variety of bands, including Jazz drummer and bandleader who appeared on more than sixty albums as a sideman and leader. He played with an array of groups, including Tommy Dorsey‘s orchestra.’s orchestra.

He never received formal training and began playing percussion when he was just one year old, using spoons.

Robert Rich and Bess Rich were Jewish Vaudeville performers. Marie Allison, his wife, had one child, Cathy.

Ethnicity, religion & political views

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Buddy Rich Net Worth

Buddy is one of the richest Drummer from United States. According to our analysis, Wikipedia, Forbes & Business Insider, Buddy Rich's net worth $1 Million.

Net Worth $1 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Income Drummer
Cars Not Available
House Living in own house.

At the age of eighteen, he was already playing professionally in Vaudeville. He was already eleven years old when he became a bandleader.

Buddy Rich Wife

According to our records, Buddy Rich married to Marie Allison . As of December 1, 2023, Buddy Rich’s is not dating anyone.

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Height, Weight & Body Measurements

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Facts & Trivia

Buddy Ranked on the list of most popular Drummer. Also ranked in the elit list of famous people born in United States. Buddy Rich celebrates birthday on September 30 of every year.

Is Buddy Rich the greatest drummer of all time?

Buddy Rich has been called the greatest jazz drummer of all time—a statement that few would argue with. Buddy was born on September 30, 1917, and his drumming career spanned seven decades, beginning when he was just eighteen months old and continuing until his death on April 2, 1987.

What was the cause of death of Buddy Rich?

Congestive heart failure

What was Buddy Rich famous for?

Buddy Rich, byname of Bernard Rich, (born September 30, 1917, Brooklyn, New York, U.S.—died April 2, 1987, Los Angeles, California), American jazz drum virtuoso who accompanied major big bands before forming his own popular big band in the 1960s.

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Who is considered the best drummer ever?

  • 8: Stewart Copeland. …
  • 7: Clyde Stubblefield. …
  • 6: Phil Collins. …
  • 5: Buddy Rich. …
  • 4: Neil Peart. …
  • 3: Ginger Baker. …
  • 2: Keith Moon. …
  • 1: John Bonham.

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