- Name: Bill Wyman
- Age: 80 years old
- Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Musician
- Net Worth: US $80 Million
- Status: Alive
Bill Wyman is an English musician and songwriter best know for being the bass player for the Rolling Stones. He was born William George Perks, Jr. on October 24, 1936 in Lewisham, London. Wyman grew up in Sydenham, South London and attended Beckenham and Penge County Grammar School. He worked briefly for a bookmaker and later served in the British Armed Forces.
Wyman’s early interest in music led him to the piano at the age of 10. He ended up switching to the bass guitar in 1961 while playing with the band, the Cliftons. Wyman’s early musical influences include artists like Chuck Berry and Elvis Presley. He auditioned and became a member of ‘The Rolling Stones’ in 1962. The other band members at the time were Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts and Brian Jones. The band released their self titled debut album on April 16, 1964. Other notable albums include Some Girls (1978), Tattoo You (1981), and Sticky Fingers (1971). As a solo artist, Wyman has released five albums starting with ‘Monkey Grip’ in 1974. He left the Rolling Stones in 1993 and started his own band, Bill Wyman’s Rhythm Kings, a few years later.
Bill Wyman is 5ft 6in tall and has a net worth of $80 million. He was married to first wife “Diane Cory” from 1959-1969 and second wife “Mandy Smith” from 1989-1993. He married current wife “Suzanne Accosta” in 1993. Wyman has a total of four children, Stephen, Katharine, Jessica and Matilda. He’s ranked #10 on Maxim’s living sex legend list. Wyman was diagnosed with prostate cancer in early 2016. He’s expected to make a full recovery.
Bill Wyman Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: William George Perks, Jr.
- Birthday: October 24, 1936
- How Old : Age: 80 years old
- Place of Birth: Lewisham, London, England
- Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 6in (168 cm)
- Occupation: Bassist, Songwriter, Producer, Photographer
- Years Active: 1960-present
- Net Worth 2016: US $80 Million
- Marriage(s): Diane Cory, Mandy Smith, Suzanne Accosta
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: billwyman.com