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Full Name Rick Allen
Date of Birth November 1, 1963
Age 58 years, 1 months, 21 days
Horoscope Scorpio
Place of Birth Dronfield
Country United Kingdom

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Rick Allen Profile
Full Name Rick Allen
Other's Name Not Known
Occupation Drummer
Home Town England
Religion Not Available
Ethnicity Not Available
School Not Known
College/University Not Available

Biography

Rick Allen is a famous Drummer, who was born on November 1, 1963 in United Kingdom.

Drummer for the rock band Def Leppard, distinctive for his musical ability despite having lost his left arm early in his career. He is referred to as “The Thunder God” by fans.

On the afternoon of 31 December 1984, Allen was involved in a car accident, with his then-girlfriend Miriam Barendsen, on the A57 road in the countryside a few miles west of Sheffield. While trying to pass another car at a high speed, he lost control of his Corvette C4, which hit a dry stone wall and entered a field. He was thrown from the car because his safety belt had been improperly fastened, causing his left arm to be severed. His girlfriend suffered head, neck and spine injuries from severe whiplash. Doctors initially reattached Allen’s arm but, because of an infection, it had to be re-amputated. His right shoulder was also severely broken in the accident. Despite losing his arm, Allen soon decided to continue playing drums with Def Leppard, and adopted a specially-designed electronic drum kit. The band took a hiatus from onstage performances until 1986, when Allen was able to return to live drumming. He has since re-adopted partially-acoustic drum kits depending on the setting.

Rick Allen Net Worth

Rick Allen is one of the richest Drummer. Rick Allen is also listed in famous people born on November 1 & Richest celebrities born in United Kingdom. According to our analysis based on Forbes, IMDb, Wikipedia & online resource, Rick Allen net worth is approximately $50 Million.

Rick Allen Net Worth & Salary
Net Worth $50 Million
Salary Under Review
Source of Wealth Drummer
Cars N/A
House Living in own house

Family & Relatives

Rick Allen's father name not available & mother's name unknown right now. We will update Rick Allen parents, brother/sister & other relatives information here.

His first wife was Stacy Lauren Gilbert and he remarried Lauren Monroe. He has a daughter from each marriage.

Rick Allen Family
Parents Kathleen Daly, Geoffrey Allen
Siblings Not Known
Spouse(s) Lauren Monroe , Stacy Lauren Gilbert
Children(s) Lauren Shane Allen, Josefine Allen
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Rick Allen was born on 1 November 1963 in Dronfield, Derbyshire to Geoffrey Allen and Kathleen Moore, and started playing drums at the age of nine. He performed in the bands Grad, Smokey Blue, Rampant, and the Johnny Kalendar Band. When Allen was 14, his mother replied on his behalf to an advertisement placed by a band called Def Leppard looking for a drummer to replace Tony Kenning (“Leppard loses skins” was the advertisement’s headline). He later joined the band on 1 November 1978, which was his 15th birthday. In 1979, he dropped out of school to concentrate on a career in music. Allen celebrated his 16th birthday with a performance at the Hammersmith Odeon, when Def Leppard opened for AC/DC.

Richard John Cyril Allen (born 1 November 1963) is an English drummer who has played for the hard rock band Def Leppard since 1978. He overcame the amputation of his left arm in 1984 and continued to play with the band, which subsequently went on to its most commercially successful phase. He is known as “The Thunder God” by fans. He is ranked No. 7 on the UK website Gigwise in The Greatest Drummers of All Time list.

Who is Rick Allen Dating?

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Rick Allen Height, Weight & Measurements

Rick Allen's height 5 feet 9 inches & Weight Unknown right now. Rick Allen's shoe size 4 (US) & dress size 8 (US). Rick Allen full body measurements is not available right now. eye color is black & hair color is brown. Rick Allen's eye color is black & hair color is brown.

Age, Birthday & Horoscope

In 2021, Rick Allen age 56 years. Rick Allen birthday is November 1 & Horoscope is Scorpio.

Is Rick Allen dead or alive?

Rick Allen is still alive. Rick Allen's current age 56 years.

Lesser Known Facts

  1. Rick Allen was born on November 1, 1963 in United Kingdom.
  2. celebrates birthday on November 1.
  3. become famous for being Drummer.
  4. Rick Allen shoe size 4 (US) & dress size 8 (US).

Rick Allen Timeline

  • 1963

    Rick Allen was born on November 1, 1963 in United Kingdom.

  • 2021

    According to Wikipedia, IMDb, Forbes & online resource, Rick Allen net worth is approximately $50 Million