Richard Manuel bio

Birth Name: Richard George Manuel

Occupation: Rock Singer

Place Of Birth: Canada

Date Of Birth: April 3, 1943

Date Of Death: March 4, 1986

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: Canadian

Richard Manuel was born on the 3rd of April, 1943. He was popular for being a Rock Singer. Famous as a singer and keyboardist for the Canadian roots music group The Band, he is also remembered for his work with Bob Dylan ‘s one-time backup band, The Hawks.

Richard Manuel was born in Canada. He started playing the piano at the age of nine and later trained briefly at the Ontario Conservatory of Music. In his mid-teens, he formed a band called The Revols. Tragically, suffering from alcoholism and drug addiction, he committed suicide in his early forties.

Richard Manuel was a Aries and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Richard Manuel 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.

Richard George Manuel 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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Richard Manuel’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 Manuel’s parents.

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Personal Life

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

Richard Manuel was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Richard George Manuel
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday
DEATH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Richard Manuel 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 Manuel 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: Richard Manuel 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 Manuel’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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