Chris Curtis

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Birthday
26, 1941
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 28, 2005 (63)
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthday
26, 1941
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 28, 2005 (63)

About

Founding member and drummer of the hard rock and heavy metal pioneering band Deep Purple.

Before Fame

His first instrument was violin, but he ended up pursuing the double bass instead. He was in a band called The Searchers while attending St. Mary's College.

Trivia

He has been interviewed by BBC Radio.

Family Life

His father bought him his first drum set.

Associated With

He was influenced by Fats Domino.