Jerry Garcia Net Worth

Net Worth: $40 Million
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  • Source of Wealth:

    Music, Songwriting, Singing
  • Birth Place:

    San Francisco, California, USA
  • Weight:

    5' 10" (1.78 m)
  • Marital Status:

    Separated (Deborah Koons)
  • Full Name:

    Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia
  • Nationality:

    American
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About Jerome John "Jerry" Garcia

Jerome John Jerry Garcia, a California-born American guitarist, has an estimated net worth of $40 million. Garcia was known for his roles as the lead singer, primary songwriter and lead guitarist for the famous Grateful Dead band. To ascertain his prowess as a guitarist, he was ranked thirteenth in the famous Rolling Stone's cover story that included the top one hundred great guitarists of all time.

Most of his career was with the band being among the founders running through almost three decades from 1965-1995. Garcia had other side projects that included Jerry Garcia Band, the Saunders-Garcia band, Grisman acoustic duo and the Legion of Mary among others. In addition, Garcia released a number of solo albums and collaborated with other artists on their albums.

In 1986, Garcia went into a fatal diabetic-coma which nearly killed him. Garcia was later admitted into a drug rehabilitation institution in California. His death on August 1995 was caused by a heart attack while still in the rehabilitation facility.

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Earnings 2017

Sale of Asset Jun. 2017
Selling price of Jerry Garcia's famous Wolf guitar sold at auction
$1,900,000

Earnings 2015

Record Sales Apr. 2015
Record sales of 7,000 copies limited edition of the album Compliments as part of Record Store Day
$10,500
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