Gary Puckett Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

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Jan 31, 2024 By Oluwatosin Michael
Originally Published on May 26, 2022
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Gary Puckett is a pop singer based in the United States of America
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About Gary Puckett

Gary Puckett is an American Pop singer.
He was born on October 17, 1942, so his zodiac sign is Libra. He was born in Hibbing, Minnesota but grew up in Yakima in Washington.
Gary Puckett left his college to play songs for a local rock band called Outcasts. After two singles produced by the band failed, and it broke off, Gary formed his own group called the Gary and the Remarkables. His members were his friends. It had Kerry Chater on bass guitar, Gary' Mutha' Withem as the keyboard player, Dwight Bement on the Saxophone, and Paul Wheat bread on the drums. This band produced many successful songs, most of which were written by Fuller. This band was later renamed from Gary and the Remarkables to Union Gap. However, Gary wanted to be a solo artist, and after the breakup of Union Gap, he began producing original songs.

Gary Puckett's Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is Gary Puckett's net worth?

Gary Puckett has a net worth of $1 million.

How much does Gary Puckett earn per year?

There is no information regarding the amount of money that Gary Puckett earns in a year.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is Gary Puckett?

Gary Puckett is 6 ft (183 cm) tall.

How old is Gary Puckett?

As of 2022, Gary Puckett is 80 years old.

Childhood And Education

Gary Puckett was born in Minnesota. Gary Puckett completed his high school degree from Twin Falls High School in 1960. He attended university in San Diego, California.

Family, Romance, And Relationships

Who is Gary Puckett's partner?

Gary Puckett is now married to Lorrie Puckett. He was first married to Shannon Ruth Adams, with whom he got divorced in 1972. He was then married to Shirley Puckett.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

He is a pop singer who is best known for his singles from 1967-1969 released with his band called Union Group, which includes his best selling single called 'Woman, Woman.'

Charity Work

Gary was involved with a non-profit organization called The Vision of Children Foundation, where he recently performed in an event to raise funds for children with genetic blindness.

What awards has Gary Puckett won?

Gary Puckett has two grammy nominations for Best New Artist Of The Year and Best Contemporary-Pop Performance, Vocal Duo, or Group for his album 'Woman, Woman.'

Gary Puckett's Hobbies And Interests

From Childhood, Gary Puckett had a talent for singing and playing guitar, but also for acting and performing in Theater.

Other Interesting Gary Puckett Facts And Trivia

  • The first single of Gary and the Remarkables was called 'Woman, Woman,' which became a huge hit and became number three in Cashbox and Number four on the Billboard Hot 100 chart. It was then announced to be a Gold Disc.
  • Other subsequent successful songs performed by Gary and the Remarkables and written by Fuller were called 'Young Girl,' 'Lady Willpower,' 'Over You,' 'Don't Give It To Him,' 'This Girl Is A Woman Now,' 'Let's Give Adam and Eve Another Chance.'
  • After Gary Puckett started his solo career, he rerecorded some previously recorded band works and then disappeared for a few years from this industry when he studied acting and dance. He also did some theater in Los Angeles.
  • Gary Puckett was born in October in Minnesota, so his zodiac sign is Libra.

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Gary Puckett Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

Gary Puckett

Date of Birth

1942-10-16

Nationality

American

Place of Birth

Minnesota

Age

Height

183 cm

Eye Color

Brown

Child Star?

No

Occupation

Pop Singer

Education

Twin Falls High School

Net Worth

1000000

Partner

Lorrie Puckett
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