Captain Beefheart

Captain Beefheart bio

Birth Name: Don Glen Vliet

Occupation: Rock Singer

Place Of Birth: Glendale

Date Of Birth: January 15, 1941

Date Of Death: December 17, 2010

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Captain Beefheart was born on the 15th of January, 1941. He was known for being a Rock Singer. Rock musician in the 1960s and 1970s who had a string of critically acclaimed but commercially unsuccessful albums with the Magic Band.

Captain Beefheart was born in Glendale. He attended high school in Lancaster, California with Frank Zappa . His Trout Mask Replica album, which was released in 1969, went on to inspire a generation of punk and new wave musicians.

Captain Beefheart was a Capricorn and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Captain Beefheart was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Don Glen Vliet is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Captain Beefheart’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Captain Beefheart’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Captain Beefheart kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Captain Beefheart was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Don Glen Vliet
NICKNAME: Captain Beefheart, Bloodshot Rollin’ Red
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Captain Beefheart was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Captain Beefheart was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Captain Beefheart had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Captain Beefheart’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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