Jerry Garcia

Jerry Garcia
1942 - 1995
Jerry Garcia  American Musician

Jerry Garcia dating history


Jerry Garcia was previously married to Deborah Koons Garcia (1994 - 1995), Carolyn Garcia (1981 - 1994) and Sarah Garcia (1963 - 1969).

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


American Musician Jerry Garcia was born Jerome John Garcia on 1st August, 1942 in San Francisco, California, USA and passed away on 9th Aug 1995 Serenity Knolls Chemical Dependency Center, Forest Knolls, CA aged 53. He is most remembered for Grateful Dead. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Jerry Garcia is a member of the following lists: Culture of San Francisco, California, American rock singers and American singer-songwriters.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 29 years 12 years, 7 months 2 years, 4 months
Dating2 7 years 3 years, 8 months 4 months, 1 day
Total5 29 years 9 years 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, jam, jam rock, roots rock, Rock, psychedelia, blues, folk, country
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, Electric guitar, pedal steel guitar, acoustic guitar and 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, Old & In the Way, Hart Valley Drifters, Mother McCree's Uptown Jug Champions, Merl Saunders, Garcia & Grisman, Rainforest Band, Muruga Booker, Mother McCree's Uptown Jug Champions, David Crosby
Brand Endorsement Levi's, Parco
Official Websites,, http://www.jerrygarcia.com
Father Jose Ramon Garcia (father), Wally Matusiewicz (step father)
Mother Ruth Marie Garcia (mother)
Brother Tiff Garcia (Brother)

Jerome John Garcia (August 1, 1942 – August 9, 1995) was an American singer-songwriter and guitarist, best known for being a principal songwriter, the lead guitarist and a vocalist with the rock band the Grateful Dead, of which he was a founding member and which came to prominence during the counterculture of the 1960s. Although 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 Garcia-Film/TV Producer
Barbara Meier (jerry Garcia's Ex)-
Manasha Garcia-
Carolyn Garcia77 TaurusPersonality
Sarah Garcia79Spouse


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
HeatherFemale8th December, 196359 years oldSarah Garcia
AnnabelleFemale2nd February, 197053 years oldCarolyn Garcia
TheresaFemale21st September, 197448 years oldCarolyn Garcia
Keelin NoelFemale20th December, 198735 years oldManasha Garcia




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