Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix was the legend and a legend for forever. You probably hear about a person can play guitar and they normally play it with right hand. But, he was the versatile person who played guitar with left hand. Not only this, he used to do magic and the magic was playing guitar with his teeth. Is it not the most awesome thing ever? I do not have word to say about him, as he was the guitarist and, he was considered as the world’s best guitar player in the chronicle.

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Gifted Hendrix was born on 27 November 1942 in Seattle Washington. He was born as to play a guitar, when he was really little he made broom as a guitar and play with it. While, his father looked him playing with broom, he brought a guitar for him, when Hendrix was only 13. Then what, he got his future and started to enhance his expertise in guitar.

He joined US Army in 1961, but he couldn’t stay there more because he became injured while attending the training. Only there, he did not forget his passion while doing job in Army. He collected more admiration inside the army also. After quitting the job, he decided to fully engage in music. And, he subsequently established a group called Jimmy James and the Blue Flames.

Besides, guitarist he presented himself as a singer, musician and songwriter. Among many hit numbers some of the songs are “Purple Haze”, “Hey Joe” and “The Wind Cries Mary”. His last studio album was Electric Ladyland, the album was ranked in top number in U.S Chart. Not just this, he was the only one expensive artist of the 1969, where he was succeeded to place him as one of the top-paid entertainer.

Legendary Hendrix, received a quite interesting girlfriend list, maybe the girls attracted him for his awesome talent and handsome body. For the first time he dated the beautiful lady Monika Dannemann. After her he started dating with Linda keith, Uschi Obermaier, Heather Daltrey, Mary Hudson, later he rumored with Miss Harlow. He is the versatile person, who subsequently dated with Anna Groupie, Carmen Borrero, Betty Jean, Morgan, Brigitte Bardot, Janis Joplin, Pamela Des Barres and Joyce Lucas.

In 1964, he met with Faye Prdgeon and started dating with her. From 1965 to 1970, he had a girlfriend called Devon Wilson. Hendrix, got another one in 1966, her name is Linda McCartney. Kathy Etchingham was his girlfriend in 1966-69. Then he started dating namely, Cynthia Plaster Caster, Nico, Linda Lewis, Jeanette Jacobs-Wood, Eva Sundquist, Jo Jo Laine, Cassandr Peterson and lastly Kirsten Nefer.

Full name at birth was John Allen Hendrix and other names were Jimmy James, James Marshall Hendrix and Johnny Allen Hendrix. He had good height, which about 5 feet and 11 inches. His eye color was Hazel and hair color was black.

His net worth was obviously good as he was the highest paid entertainer. $ 175 million dollars was his net worth. Unfortunately, overdose of drug became his cause of death and he passed away on September 18, 1970, when he was 27 only. But, his songs and contribution to music industry are equally popular today’s also and he is still alive in between us.

Quick Facts
Birth Date: 27 Nov, 1942
Age: 77 yrs
Citizenship: United States of America
Birth Place: Seattle
Education: Fort Campbell
Garfield High School
Gender: Male
Description: American guitarist, singer and songwriter
Twitter Id: JimiHendrix
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Last Modified: Jun 26 2020
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