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Birth Name: Howard Norman Epstein

Occupation: Bassist

Place Of Birth: Wisconsin

Date Of Birth: July 21, 1955

Date Of Death: February 23, 2003

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Multiracial

Nationality: American

Howie Epstein was born on the 21st of July, 1955. He was best known for being a Bassist. Bassist who played with Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers for twenty years before his death from a drug overdose.

Howie Epstein was born in Wisconsin. He was the bassist for John Hiatt in the late 1970s, recording his 1980 album Two Bit Monsters. He stayed with Petty long after his days with the Heartbreakers and by 1990, he had transitioned into producing. His drug problems became very public.

Howie Epstein was a Cancer and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Howie Epstein was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Howard Norman Epstein is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Howie’s Howard Norman Epstein attended

Nicolet High School, Glendale, Wisconsin, USA.


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

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Personal Life

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

Howie Epstein was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Howard Norman Epstein
NICKNAME: Howie Epstein, Heartbreaker
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Howie Epstein was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Howie Epstein was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Howie Epstein had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Howie Epstein’s birth sign is Cancer and he had a ruling planet of Moon.

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