|Celebrated Name:||Jello Biafra|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Eric Reed Boucher|
|Age:||62 years old|
|Birth Date:||June 17, 1958|
|Birth Place:||Boulder, Colorado, USA|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||No|
|Is Jello Biafra Gay?:||No|
|Profession:||Singer and musician|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$1 Million|
|Last Updated:||July 2020|
If you have listened to the songs of the San Francisco punk rock band, Dead Kennedys, then you might be familiar with the name, Jello Biafra. He is one of the lead musicians and singers of his time and also a spoken word artist. His band was active from the year 1979 to 1986, and this group was known for the rapid-fire music that they used to make.
He is also the member of the Green Party of the United States, and he also supports many political causes.
Maybe you know about Jello Biafra very well, but do you know how old and tall is he and what is his net worth in 2020? If you do not know, we have prepared this article about details of Jello Biafra’s short biography-wiki, career, professional life, personal life, today’s net worth, age, height, weight, and more facts. Well, if you’re ready, let’s start.
Early Life & Biography
Jello Biafra was born on June 17, 1958, and he was born in Boulder, Colorado. His mother was a librarian who was named Virginia, and his father was a psychiatric social worker whose name was Stanley Wayne Boucher. He also had a sister named Julie J Boucher, and she died on October 12, 1996, during mountain climbing.
When he was a child, he had an interest in international politics, and this interest was encouraged by his parents, and he also liked to watch the news. He still remembers the assassination of John F. Kennedy. He has been a fan of rock music since he first listened to it in the year 1965, although his high school counselor advised him to be a dentist.
Then he soon began his career as the roadie for the punk rock band known as The Ravers. But he left this band for his friend as he joined The Healers. The Healers soon attained the right amount of attention, and the band was mainly known for its improvised lyrics.
In the same year, he also started attending the University of California in Santa Cruz.
Jello got married to Ninotchka, whose real name was Theresa Soder, and she was the lead singer of the band Situations, which was based in San Francisco. They both got married on October 31, 1981, and the wedding was itself conducted by the famous vocalist and the bassist Bruce Loose. The wedding took place in a graveyard. The reception of the wedding took place at Joe Rees’ Target Video Studios. But the marriage didn’t last long as it ended in 1986 and they didn’t have any child.
Now, Jello lives in San Francisco.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on June 17, 1958, Jello Biafra is 62 years old as of today’s date 7th July 2020. His height is 5’9’’ tall, and his weight is 74 kg.
His first band was the Dead Kennedys and then began performing with the band under the stage name, Occupant. But later, he began using his real name as the stage name as he found it a much better brand name as Jell-O. He also wrote the lyrics of the band, and most of the songs were political and were sardonic.
The band’s first song was the single, “California Uber Alters.” This song used to spoof the California governor Jerry Brown. The later band disbanded, and Jello started recording his songs with other bands. He also started releasing spoken word albums as the solo project.
He also collaborated with other musicians like Christian Lunch and Adrian Borland for many projects. Jello also began a spoken word artist in January 1986, and it happened with a performance at the University of California in Los Angeles.
He started recording his spoken word albums after the disbanding of the Dead Kennedys, and in 2006 he launched his ninth spoken word album. The album was In the Grip of Official Treason.
Awards & Achievements
Jello Biafra is a great singer and vocalist, but he hasn’t been able to win any award till now.
Net Worth & Salary of Jello Biafra in 2020
Since the career of Jello Biafra was short-lived due to his political involvement, he was able to garner a total net worth of $1 million as of July 2020. He earned most of his wealth from the music that he made and the groups that he worked with. He is known for sardonic music that he used to make based on different political views. Even his group’s name, Dead Kennedys, was based on politics. He was also sometimes raided, as many political institutions complained about his style. Besides this, he didn’t stop making music.
This was all about one of the legendary music artists of all time who was able to have a significant influence on the sardonic music. Jello is an inspiration for many artists today who want to make sense, and this is a great thing about him. We wish nothing but good health for him now.