|Full Name||Richard Hugh Blackmore|
|Date of Birth||April 14, 1945|
|Birthplace||Weston Super Mare, England|
|Height||5' 10" (1.78 m)|
|Weight||165 lb (75 kg)|
|Net Worth Total||$25,000,000|
|Source of Money||Guitarist|
|Last Updated||March 2022|
Best known for being a guitarist, Ritchie Blackmore was born in spring of 1945. His date of birth is April 14, 1945. He was born under Aries zodiac sign, and belongs to Baby Boomers Generation. According to Chinese calendar, his year of birth, 1945, is the Year of Rooster.
He is from Weston Super Mare, England. Ritchie Blackmore is a songwriter and guitarist from England. He is considered as one of the founding members of the English rock band “Deep Purple.” He also established the rock band “Rainbow,” which fused baroque music with elements of hard rock. He is considered one of the best guitarists of all time, often ranked with Jimi Hendrix.
Life & Biography
Richard Hugh “Ritchie” Blackmore is an English guitarist and songwriter, who began his professional career as a session musician as a member of the instrumental band The Outlaws and as a backing musician of pop singers such as Glenda Collins, Heinz, Screaming Lord Sutch and Neil Christian. Blackmore was also one of the original members of Deep Purple, playing jam-style hard-rock music which mixed simple guitar riffs and organ sounds. During his solo career, he established a neoclassical metal band called Rainbow which fused baroque music influences and elements of hard rock. Rainbow gradually progressed to catchy pop style hard rock. Later in life, he formed the traditional folk rock project Blackmore’s Night transitioning to vocalist-centred sounds. Their latest album, Dancer & the Moon, was released on June 2013, which entered at # 189 on USA’s Billboard Album Charts. Richard Hugh Blackmore was born in Weston Super Mare, England on April 14, 1945. Ritchie is currently seventy six years old. He is most famous for being a guitarist. He took classical lessons for a year. Big Jim Sullivan taught him how to play guitar. He was known as one of the first guitarists to fuse classical music with rock ‘n’ roll.
Ritchie Blackmore was born on 14 April 1945, in Weston-super-Mare, Somerset, to his parents Lewis J. Blackmore and Violet. When Blackmore was two years of age, his family moved to Heston, Middlesex. His father gifted him his first guitar at the age of 11.
Ritchie has not been previously engaged. He married Margrit Volkmar on May 18, 1964, then Barbie Hardie on September 16, 1969, then Amy Rothman in May 1981, and then Candice Night in October 2008. He has a son named Jurgen and a daughter named Autumn. The education details are not available at this time.
1. Ritchie Blackmore is a Aries.
2. He has been alive for 28,103 days or 674,473 hours.
3. He was born in the Year of the Rooster.
4. His next birthday is in .
5. Ritchie Blackmore is 5 feet 10 inches tall.
6. He was born in Baby Boomers Generation (1945).
7. On Ritchie’s date of birth, the number one song in America was [Not available]. No song matches found..
8. Ritchie Blackmore primary income source is from being a Guitarist.
9. Ritchie Blackmore’s birth flower is Sweet Pea/Daisy.
10. Ritchie Blackmore’s nickname: Man in Black, Blackers
11. His birthstone is Diamond.
12. Ritchie’s life path number is 1.
13. His ruling planet is Mars.
Height, Weight & Age
As of today (March 24th, 2022), Ritchie Blackmore is exactly 76 years, 11 months, and 10 days old. His next birthday is in . He is 5 feet 10 inches (1.78 m) tall, and his weight is 165 lb (75 kg).
Net Worth & Salary in 2022
So how much is Ritchie Blackmore worth today? At the age of seventy six, the British guitarist has a net worth of about $25,000,000. This roughly translates to €23,250,000 euros or £20,250,000 pounds. The net worth estimates vary because it’s difficult to forecast spending habits over the years. Ritchie Blackmore’s wealth comes mostly from being a successful Guitarist.
What is net worth?
Net worth is the amount of assets that exceed liabilities. Assets include cash, real estate, and anything else of value. It is the value of everything you own, minus what you own. Net worth is not yearly.
How to calculate Net Worth: Assets minus Debt equals Net Worth. Net worth is basically calculated by adding anything of value and then subtracting all of the liabilities. Net worth is not yearly and it not the same as net income. Net income is what you actually bring home after taxes and payroll deductions.