Dick Dale

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Birthday
4, 1937
Birthplace
Boston, MA
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
4, 1937 (age 81)
Birthplace
Boston, MA

About

Legendary surf rock guitarist who inspired artists like Eddie Van Halen and Jimi Hendrix.

Before Fame

He appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Surfing Walk of Fame in Huntington Beach for his role in defining surf culture.

Family Life

He has a son and lives a healthy lifestyle, discouraging the consumption of drugs and alcohol, as well as red meat.

Associated With

His song "Misirlou" was featured in the Pulp Fiction, the film directed by Quentin Tarantino.