Chris Curtis bio

Birth Name: Christopher Crummery

Occupation: Drummer

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: August 26, 1941

Date Of Death: February 28, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

Chris Curtis was born on the 26th of August, 1941. He was popular for being a Drummer. Founding member and drummer of the hard rock and heavy metal pioneering band Deep Purple.

Chris Curtis was born in England. His first instrument was violin, but he ended up pursuing the double bass instead. He was in a band called The Searchers while attending St. Mary’s College. He has been interviewed by BBC Radio.

Chris Curtis was a Virgo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Chris Curtis 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.

Christopher Crummery 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.


Chris’s Christopher Crummery attended St Mary’s College.


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

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

Chris Curtis was born in the Year of the Serpent.

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REAL NAME: Christopher Crummery
NICKNAME: Chris Curtis
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Chris Curtis was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Chris Curtis was born in the Year of the Ox. 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: Chris Curtis had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Chris Curtis’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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