Tommy Bolin

Tommy Bolin bio

Birth Name: Thomas Richard Bolin

Occupation: Guitarist

Place Of Birth: Sioux City

Date Of Birth: August 1, 1951

Date Of Death: December 4, 1976

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Tommy Bolin was born on the 1st of August, 1951. He was best known for being a Guitarist. Guitarist who worked with Zephyr, Deep Purple, and The James Gang, as well as working as a solo artist.

Tommy Bolin was born in Sioux City. He played piano and drums in his youth, but by age thirteen, he had committed himself to the guitar. He was expelled from school for refusing to cut his long hair, and he took the opportunity to move to Colorado and join a band.

Tommy Bolin was a Leo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Tommy Bolin was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Thomas Richard Bolin 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.


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


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

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Personal Life

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

Tommy Bolin was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Thomas Richard Bolin
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Wednesday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Tommy Bolin 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: Tommy Bolin was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Tommy Bolin 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.

Tommy Bolin’s birth sign is Leo and he had a ruling planet of Sun.

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