JJ Cale

JJ Cale bio

Birth Name: JJ Cale

Occupation: Blues Singer

Place Of Birth: Oklahoma City

Date Of Birth: December 5, 1938

Date Of Death: July 26, 2013

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

JJ Cale was born on the 5th of December, 1938. He was popular for being a Blues Singer. Known for songs After Midnight, Cocaine, Clyde, and Call Me the Breeze. He was one of the pioneers of the Tulsa Sound.

JJ Cale was born in Oklahoma City. He was given his nickname by Elmer Valentine of Sunset Strip nightclub Whisky a Go Go so he wouldn’t be confused with John Cale of Velvet Underground. His songs were covered by Kansas, Santana, Eric Clapton, Phish, Jerry Garcia, Waylon Jennings, Lynyrd Skynyrd, John Mayer, and many others.

JJ Cale was a Sagittarius and was born in the Silent Generation.

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JJ Cale was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

JJ Cale 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.


JJ’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

JJ Cale was born in the Year of the Tiger.

Fast Facts

AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Sagittarius



Zodiac Sign: JJ Cale was a Sagittarius. People of this zodiac sign like freedom, travel, philosophy, being outdoors and dislike clingy people, constrained, off-the-wall theories. The strengths of this sign are being generous, idealistic, sense of humor, while weaknesses can be to promise more than can deliver, impatient and say anything no matter how undiplomatic. The greatest overall compatibility with Sagittarius is Gemini and Aries.

Chinese Zodiac: JJ Cale was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are thought to be brave and independent. They're respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Ruling Planet: JJ Cale had a ruling planet of Jupiter and has a ruling planet of Jupiter and by astrological associations Thursday is ruled by Jupiter. This planet represents abundance, prosperity and the principle of expansion. People who are born with Jupirer as the ruling planet are optimistic and have a big appetite for life.

JJ Cale’s birth sign is Sagittarius and he had a ruling planet of Jupiter.

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