Charlie Watts BioGraphy

The full name of him is Charles Robert Watts. He was born on 2 June 1941. He has left this world at the age of 80. Many world stars have expressed regrets over the death of the outstanding drummer, including Ringo Starr, Eric Clapton, Paul McCartney and Elton John. It was not reported what caused the death of the musician, but it is known that in 2004 he was undergoing treatment for throat cancer. And a few weeks ago it was reported that he would miss the band’s tour due to the need to recover from medical procedures. The Rolling Stones formed in July 1962. He joined him in 1963 and since then has not only taken the place of drummer, but also created several album covers. In 2016, Rolling Stone ranked Watts 12th on the list of the 100 Best Drummers of All Time, while Classic Rock magazine ranked him 10th.

Charlie Watts BioGraphy

Charles Robert Watts was born into this beautiful world at University College Hospital in Bloomsbury, London. His birth place is London, England. He was an English drummer. He has gained international fame as the drummer for the Rolling Stones. One of the longest-serving members of the band was Charles Robert Watts. He joined the band in 1963. He remained a member till 24 August 2021.His father was a lorry driver for the Scottish Railways. As a child, he lived in the way of 23 pilgrims at Wembley. His house was destroyed by bombs in World War II, for which he had to live in prefab. His childhood friend’s name is Dave Green. Dave Green grew up to be a bassist. Their friendship lasted until the death of him. Dave Green and he discovered the 78rpm record. Watts used to have more records than Dave.


  • Charles Robert Watts father’s name is Charles Richard Watts and his mother’s name is Lillian Charlotte. He has a sister named Linda.


After some time he moved to Kingsbury with his family. He had enrolled in Croft Secondary Modern School in 1952 from where he completed his studies in 1956. He had interest in music, art, football and cricket since his school days and came as a display of talent.When he was 13, he became interested in playing the drums. In 1955, his’ parents gave him the first drum kit. He practiced drumming with the jazz records he had collected. He enrolled at the Harrow campus of the University of Westminster after completing his studies.

Real Name Charles Robert Watts
Nick Name
Date Of Death 24 August 2021
Date Of Birth 2 June 1941
Nationality British & English
Religion Christian
Gender Male
Birth Place Bloomsbury, London, England
Profession Musician, composer, producer
Labels Decca, Rolling Stones, Virgin
  • Rock
  • Jazz
  • Blues
Instruments Drums
Father Charles Richard Watts
Mother Lillian Charlotte
Sister Linda
Brother  Name
Children Name Seraphina Watts
 Wife Name Shirley Ann Shepherd
 Education Qualification
School Name Croft Secondary Modern School
University Name University of Westminster
Qualification Graduate
 Physical Status
Charlie Watts BioGraphy Cover Pic
  • In feet – 5′ 8″
  • In Centimeters – 173 cm
  • In meters – 1.73 m
Body Slim
Weight 72 kg
Eye Color Dark
Hair Color Dark Brown
Shoe Size 12 (US)
Chest size 38 inches Approx
Biceps 13 inches Approx
Waist Size 31 inches Approx
Dress Size 14 (US) Approx
Sexual Orientation Straight
Relationship Status
Are you married ? Yes
Is she Gay No
Any Affair No
Girl Friend Name Shirley Ann Shepherd
Wife Name Shirley Ann Shepherd


He married Shirley Ann Shepherd on 14 October 1964. Shirley Ann Shepherd was born on 11 September 1938. Shirley met Charles when Charles’ band was not successful.


Shirley Ann Shepherd gave birth to a daughter of Charles in March 1968, whom she named Seraphina.

Personal life

  • He is also known all over the world for his wardrobe as he has been named one of the best dressed men in the world.
  • He was selected by Vanity Fair in the International Best Dressed Hall of Fame list in 2006.
  • He used to collect all kinds of cars.
  • He didn’t have a driving license.
  • He liked to see his cars as beautiful things.
  • He lived near Dolton, a rural village in West Devon.
  • The Watts owned an Arabian horse stud farm.

Net Worth

  • According to the net worth of Watts is approx $250 Million.


He was involved in alcohol and drug addiction. It took him 6 years to come out of this addiction. He quit smoking in the late 1980s and was diagnosed with throat cancer sometime later. He did a course of radiotherapy. After that he was fine. for more information click here.

Cause of Death

He died on 24 August 2021 at the age of 80 in a London hospital. He died with his family around him. However, the information about what had happened to him has not yet come to the media.

Frequently Ask question

Question :  Was he still drumming?
Answer : No, now he is dead.

Question :  What did he cause of death?
Answer : Till now his family has not given any information about the cause of death.

Question :  How old was he when he died?
Answer : Then he was 80 years old.

Question :  Where was the death of him?
Answer : He died in a hospital in London, England.

Question :  Is he ill?
Answer : Don’t Know

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