Richard Berry bio

Birth Name: Richard Berry

Occupation: Rock Singer

Place Of Birth: Louisiana

Date Of Birth: April11, 1935

Date Of Death: January 23, 1997

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Black

Nationality: American

Richard Berry was born on the 11th of April, 1935. He was famous for being a Rock Singer. Singer and songwriter who wrote the rock hit “Louie Louie” for the band The Kingsmen.

Richard Berry was born in Louisiana. He joined doo-wop groups when he was younger, like The Penguins. Berry’s song “Louie Louie” was labeled one of the 500 greatest songs of all time by Rolling Stone magazine.

Richard Berry was a Aries and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Richard Berry 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.

Richard Berry 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.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Richard Berry was born in the Year of the Pig.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Richard Berry
NICKNAME:Richard Berry
AGE GENERATION:Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY:Thursday
DEATH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Berry was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Richard Berry was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are nice and good-mannered. They're always forgiving of other people's mistakes, which at times can translate to naivete and gullibility.

Ruling Planet: Richard Berry had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Richard Berry’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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