Rock and jazz drummer, producer, and artist, who was voted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame in 2006 for his work with the Rolling Stones.
He learned how to play the drums while listening to his favorite albums as a child.
Ringo Starr and the great Buddy Rich have also been voted into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame.
He married Shirley Ann Shepherd on October 14, 1964 and they had one daughter together.
In the 1980s he punched Mick Jagger in the face for calling him "my drummer."