Larry Knechtel

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Birth Name: Larry Knechtel

Occupation: Pianist

Place Of Birth: California

Date Of Birth: August 4, 1940

Date Of Death: August 20, 2009

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Larry Knechtel was born on the 4th of August, 1940. He was famous for being a Pianist. Musician and performer known for his work on many hit songs associated with Phil Spector and The Wrecking Crew.

Larry Knechtel was born in California. He became a member of the California rock and roll band Kip Tyler and the Flips in 1957. He played the piano on the 1970 Simon and Garfunkel hit Bridge over Troubled Water for which he won a Grammy.

Larry Knechtel was a Leo and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Larry Knechtel 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.

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

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Personal Life

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

Larry Knechtel was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Larry Knechtel
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Larry Knechtel 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: Larry Knechtel was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Larry Knechtel 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.

Larry Knechtel’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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