Jerry Garcia

Jerry Garcia
1942 - 1995

Jerry Garcia  American Musician

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Jerry Garcia passed away on 9th Aug 1995 aged 53.


Jerry Garcia was previously married to Deborah Koons (1994 - 1995), Carolyn Garcia (1981 - 1994) and Sarah Garcia (1963 - 1967).

He was in relationships with Barbara Meier (jerry Garcia's Ex) (1992 - 1993) and Manasha Garcia (1986 - 1993).


American Musician Jerry Garcia passed away on 9th Aug 1995 Serenity Knolls Chemical Dependency Center, Forest Knolls, CA aged 53. Born Jerome John Garcia on 1st August, 1942 in San Francisco, California, USA and educated at (dropped Out), Jerry Garcia is most remembered for Grateful Dead in a career that spanned 1960–1995. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Jerry Garcia is a member of the following lists: Guitarists from San Francisco, California, Singers from San Francisco, California and Jerry Garcia.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 29 years 12 years, 11 months 2 years, 7 months
Dating2 7 years 4 years, 8 months 4 months, 1 day
Total5 29 years 9 years, 7 months 4 months, 1 day


First Name Jerry
Middle Name John
Last Name Garcia
Full Name at Birth Jerome John Garcia
Age 53 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st August, 1942
Birthplace San Francisco, California, USA
Died 9th August, 1995
Place of Death Serenity Knolls Chemical Dependency Center, Forest Knolls, CA
Cause of Death Heart Failure
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Large
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Grey
Distinctive Feature Missing middle finger on right hand (accidentally chopped off by brother), Bushy Hair And Beard, Thick Glasses, Nasal voice
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Religion Anglican / Episcopalian
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School (dropped Out)
University San Francisco Art Institute
Occupation Text Musician
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Grateful Dead
Music Genre (Text) Folk rock, bluegrass, country rock, jazz, rock and roll, psychedelic rock, rhythm and blues, blues rock, progressive rock, Psychedelic rock, folk rock, jam
Music Genre Country, Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1960–1995
Music Style Album Rock, Country-Rock, Rock & Roll, Blues-Rock, Country, Progressive Bluegrass, Bluegrass, Psychedelic, Folk-Rock
Music Mood Earnest, Stylish, Laid-Back/Mellow, Passionate, Atmospheric, Meandering, Organic, Circular, Rollicking, Freewheeling, Sprawling, Intimate, Gentle, Bittersweet, Yearning, Warm, Earthy, Confident, Wistful, Searching, Greasy
Instrument Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Vocals
Instrument (text) Guitar, vocals, pedal steel guitar, banjo
Record Label Rhino, Arista, Warner Bros. Records, Acoustic Disc, Grateful Dead, Warner Bros.
Associated Acts Grateful Dead, Legion of Mary, Reconstruction, Jerry Garcia Band, Old and in the Way, Jerry Garcia Acoustic Band, New Riders of the Purple Sage, New Riders of the Purple Sage͵ Garcia Grisman Band
Brand Endorsement Levi's, Parco
Official Websites,
Father Jose Ramon Garcia (father), Wally Matusiewicz (step father)
Mother Ruth Marie Garcia (mother)
Brother Tiff Garcia (Brother)

Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia (August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) was an American musician best known for his lead guitar work, singing and songwriting with the band the Grateful Dead, which came to prominence during the counterculture era in the 1960s. Though he disavowed the role, Garcia was viewed by many as the leader or "spokesman" of the group.

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Jerry Garcia53 LeoMusician
Deborah Koons-Film/TV Producer
Barbara Meier (jerry Garcia's Ex)-
Manasha Garcia-
Carolyn Garcia70 TaurusPersonality
Sarah Garcia-


HeatherFemale8th December, 196352 years old
AnnabelleFemale2nd February, 197046 years old
TheresaFemale21st September, 197442 years old
Keelin NoelFemale20th December, 198728 years old