Jim Capaldi bio

Birth Name: James Capaldi

Occupation: Drummer

Place Of Birth: England

Date Of Birth: August 2, 1944

Date Of Death: January 28, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: British

Jim Capaldi was born on the 2nd of August, 1944. He was best known for being a Drummer. Drummer and songwriter whose career spanned four decades and who co-founded the psychedelic rock group, Traffic.

Jim Capaldi was born in England. He met his future bandmate Dave Mason while apprenticing at a Worcester factory when he was sixteen years old. He and Traffic were inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame.

Jim Capaldi was a Leo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Jim Capaldi 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.

James Capaldi 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.


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

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Personal Life

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Fast Facts

REAL NAME: James Capaldi
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday



Zodiac Sign: Jim Capaldi was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Jim Capaldi was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Jim Capaldi had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Jim Capaldi’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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