Alan Charles Jardine, best known by his stage name Al Jardine, is an American guitarist, singer, and songwriter. He was a founding member of the Beach Boys band in 1961. He is the principal singer and rhythm guitarist for the band. Jardine is a folk musician that plays a variety of instruments.
In 2021, Al Jardine’s net worth is estimated to reach $60 million. He earned a lot of money as a member of the Beach Boys band and from record sales.
Al Jardine: Bio, Age, Ethnicity, Sibling
Al Jardine was born in Lima, Ohio, the USA on September 3, 1942. He is the last child of Virginia Loxley and Donald Jardine. His sole sibling is Neal, his elder brother. His family moved from Lima to Rochester, New York, since his father was a professor at the Rochester Institute of Technology. After the family relocated to San Francisco, Alan and his elder brother spent the remainder of their youth in Hawthorne, California.
In addition to his enthusiasm for and interest in music, he was a football player at Hawthorne High School. His favored position was a second-string fullback. Among those he met were Carl Wilson and his brother Brian. His interest in music was spurred by the two brothers, who went on to co-found the Beach Boys band. Jardine’s musical passion was folk, and he began playing the guitar to perform folk. While Wilson and the other band members enjoyed rock and roll, Jardine’s musical passion was folk, and he trained to play the guitar expressly to perform folk.
|Real Name/Full Name||Alan Charles Jardine|
|Nick Name/Celebrated Name:||Al Jardine|
|Birth Place:||Lima, Ohio, USA|
|Date Of Birth/Birthday:||3 September 1942|
|Age/How Old:||79 years old|
|Height/How Tall:||In Centimetres – 165 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 5″
|Weight:||In Kilograms – 64 Kg
In Pounds – 141.1 lbs
|Eye Color:||Dark Brown|
|Parents Name:||Father – Donald Jardine
Mother – Virginia Loxley
|School:||Hawthorne High School|
|College:||Ferris State University, El Camino College|
|Wife/Spouse Name:||Mary Ann Helmandollar (m. 1983), Lynda Sperry (m. 1964–1982)|
|Kids/Children Name:||Matthew, Adam, Robert, Andrew|
|Profession:||Singer, Guitarist, Musician, Composer|
|Net Worth:||$60 million|
Charles Jardine has a great career as a guitarist, singer, and composer. He played double bass in the Beach Boys’ band. He quit the band in 1961 to pursue a career in dentistry, but he returned as a full-time bassist in 1963. Brian Wilson filled in for him during the absence. He rejoined the band in 1964, becoming the principal singer and songwriter. California Saga: He co-wrote California and Lady Linda for the Beach Boys. Friends, Surf’s Up, Mike Love, and M.I.U. were among the albums he helped to produce. Jardine left the band when Carl Wilson died in 1998 and formed his own band, the Beach Boys. Mike Love, a former member of the band, sued him, and the court ordered him to cease using the band’s name.
The dispute was resolved without the need for a court appearance. The band revived in 2012 and produced a variety of new songs and albums. The band mostly performed rock and roll, although Al Jardine was a fan of folk music. He left the band in 2018 and started playing solo. He is both an author and a musician. Sloop John B: A Pirate’s Tale, a children’s book, was released in 2015.
Despite the fact that the guitar maestro spent most of his time dedicated to music, he had a family. His two spouses were Lynda Sperry and Mary Ann Helmandollar. Sperry was the first wife, and she married her first husband in 1964. After having two sons, Matthew Alan and Adam Jardine, they divorced in 1982. Jardine married Helmandollar in 1983, and they had two children, Robert and Andrew.
Height, Weight, and Body measurements
Al Jardine was born on September 3, 1942, and will be 79 years old on September 25th, 2021. Despite his 5′ 5′′ (feet and inches) and 165 cm (centimeters) height, he weighs 141.1 pounds and 64 kilos.