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Shirley Ann Shepherd Biography – Shirley Ann Shepherd Wiki
Shirley Ann Shepherd is the wife of Charlie Watts, Rolling Stones drummer. Charlie Watts and Shirley Ann Shepherd had been married from October 14, 1964, until his death on August 24, 2021. They lived in West Devon where they owned an Arabian horse stud farm.
Charlie Watts was a member of the Rolling Stones from 1963 until he died on August 24, 2021. Watts began playing drums in London’s rhythm and blues clubs, where he met other Rolling Stones band members; Brian Jones, Mick Jagger, and Keith Richards. The Rolling Stones was formed in 1962 and in 1963, Watts joined as drummer. He also had his own group known as the Charlie Watts Tentet.
In 2006, he was elected into the Modern Drummer Hall of Fame and was elected into the International Best Dressed List Hall of Fame by Vanity Fair. He was ranked 12th on Rolling Stone’s “100 Greatest Drummers of All Time” list, in 2016. The Rolling Stones band was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1989. Watts had also trained as a graphic artist, he contributed graphic art and comic strips to early band’s records including the Between the Buttons record sleeve.
Charlie Watts Wife – Charlie Watts Shirley Ann Shepherd
Who is Charlie Watts wife? Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts married Shirley Ann Shepherd, a sculpture student at the Royal College of Art, on October 14, 1964, before the Rolling Stones were famous. The couple have a daughter, Seraphina Watts, born on March 18, 1968, and a granddaughter, Charlotte, born in 1996.
“She is an incredible woman,” the drummer said of his wife in 2012. “The one regret I have of this life is that I was never home enough.”
Charlie Watts was married to Shirley Ann Shepherd for 57 years. And while his bandmates were pursued by supermodels and groupies throughout their career, Charlie remained devoted to his wife throughout their marriage. The drummer said the secret to his marriage’s longevity was the fact that he’s “not really a rock star”.
“I don’t have all the trappings of that. Having said that, I do have four vintage cars and can’t drive the bloody things. I’ve never been interested in doing interviews or being seen,” he said in a 2018 interview with NME. “I love it and I do interviews because I want people to come and see the band. The Rolling Stones exist because people come to the shows. There’s nothing worse than playing in a club with three people sitting in the front – one’s your girlfriend and the other’s your mate – and that’s the audience.”
Shirley Ann Shepherd Age
She was born on September 11, 1938. Her husband, Charlie Watts, was born on June 2, 1941, in Bloomsbury, London, England, and died on August 24, 2021, at the age of 80.
Charlie Watts Death
Rolling Stones drummer Charlie Watts died in a London hospital on August 24, 2021, at the age of 80, his spokesperson announced in a statement on the band’s official social media accounts. The statement said: “It is with immense sadness that we announce the death of our beloved Charlie Watts he passed away peacefully in a London Hospital earlier today surrounded by his family. Charlie was a cherished husband, father, and grandfather and also as a member of The Rolling Stones one of the greatest drummers of his generation. We request that the privacy of his family, band members, and close friends is respected in this difficult time.” His cause of death was not revealed.
Shirley Ann Shepherd Net Worth
Shirley Ann Shepherd’s net worth is unclear.