Clive Burr

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Birthday
8, 1957
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 12, 2013 (56)
Birth Sign
Pisces
Birthday
8, 1957
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Mar 12, 2013 (56)

About

Drummer who played with the metal band Iron Maiden from 1979 until 1982. He also played with groups including Trust and Alcatrazz.

Before Fame

He appeared on Iron Maiden's first three albums, including the breakthrough album The Number of the Beast, on which he co-wrote "Gangland."

Trivia

He was known for his white drum kit, which he donated in 2005 to London's Hard Rock Cafe.

Family Life

He and his partner Mimi were both diagnosed with multiple sclerosis; he ended up in a wheelchair and heavily in debt because of his medical bills.

Associated With

He was compared to Ian Paice by Iron Maiden guitarist Adrian Smith.