Biography - A Short Wiki
Patti Smith has remained a big influencer through her poems, songs, and music. She is much known for fusing rock with her poets and became a part of “Punk Rock” with her most famous work being “Because of the Night.” She has also actively participated in activism, leading rallies, marches, etc. She has contributed to several books and even got a National Book Award.
Here is a short summary of Patti Smith's exciting career:
Patti Smitt started her career to her great ride of famous arts from her poems and recitations. She gave her first poetry performance on 10 February 1971, at St. Mark’s Church in the Bowery. That made her quite famous among the upcoming artists. Patti’s first book of poetry was “Seventh Heaven” in 1972. She also wrote music journals for differents magazines like “Creem” and “Rolling Stone.” She then shifted to punk rock, with her best selling songs “Easter” and “Because of the Night.” She even wrote famous books like “Just Kids.”
Family and Personal Life
Patti Smith has been involved with a lot of famous men, starting with Tom Verlaine. Another artist in her domain, Jim Carroll, a fellow punk musician, Todd Rundgren, who produced a record called “Wave,” Robert Mapplethorpe, which was written in her book “Just Kids,” Allen Lanier.
|Children/Kids||Yes / Jackson Smith (Son) and Jesse Smith (Daughter)|
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Nationality, Net Worth and Other Facts
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|Full/Real Name||Patricia Lee Smith|
|Age (as of today)||74 years|
|Date of Birth||December 30, 1946|
|Place of Birth||Chicago, Illinois, United States|
|Height||1.73 m, 5 feet 8 inches|
|Weight||58 kg, 128 lbs|
|Net Worth / Wealth||$20 Million|
|Occupation||American Singer-songwriter, Author, Musician, Poet|
Height, Weight, and Age
Patti Smith's height is pretty average measuring 1.73 m. Patti Smith weighs 58 kg. Being born on December 30, 1946, translates to an age of 74 years as of todays date (February 27, 2021).
From very early on in my childhood – four, five years old – I felt alien to the human race. I felt very comfortable with thinking I was from another planet, because I felt disconnected – I was very tall and skinny, and I didn’t look like anybody else, I didn’t even look like any member of my family.Patti Smith
If I have any regrets, I could say that I’m sorry I wasn’t a better writer or a better singer.Patti Smith
Those who have suffered understand suffering and therefore extend their hand.Patti Smith
I didn’t know Kurt Cobain or Amy Winehouse, but I was affected by both of their deaths because I admired their work so much and mourned their youth and work they would never produce.Patti Smith
My style says, ‘Look at me, don’t look at me.’Patti Smith