Eric Burdon
Eric Burdon
Real Name/Full Name Eric victor Burdon
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: Eric Burdon
Birth Place: Walker, new castle upon Tyne , united kingdom
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 11 May 1941
Age/How Old: 83 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres –  170.1cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 7″
Weight: In Kilograms – 80 Kg
In Pounds – 176.37lbs
Eye Color: White
Hair Color: Dark brown
Parents Name: Father – Matt
Mother – Rene
Siblings: Irene
School: N/A
College: Newcastle college
Religion: N/A
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Taurus
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Marianna Proestou
Kids/Children Name: Alex Burdon
Profession: Songwriter, singer and actor
Net Worth: $10 million
Last Updated: May 2024

Eric Victor Burdon popularly recognized as Eric Burdon is an English songwriter, singer and actor. He as he majored in other professions such as being a vocalist, author, painter and a guitarist. His fans recognize him for having a powerful and deep voice making him suitable to be part of the blues-rock. He is one of the most distinctive singers of the British invasions. This has made him get a lot of fame in his music industry opening very many good opportunities in the music industry.

In his early years of music, he joined the famous band which was formed in 1958 known as Alan price rhythm and blues combo. This group did a great job of introducing contemporary British music and a good sense of fashion to the American audience. Aside from that, Eric is known to be an aggressive stage performer.

Well, how well do you know about Eric Burdon? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about Eric Burdon’s net worth in 2024, his age, height, weight, wife, kids, biography and complete details about his life. Well, if you’re all set, here is what we know about Eric Burdon to date.

 Biography and Early Life

Eric is born on the 11 May 1941 in walker, New castle upon Tyne, England. He was raised by both parents who were very supportive of his career. His father is known as Matt while the mother is known as Rene. They both came from different places came from different places as the father was originally from Tyneside while mother is originally from Ireland. At a very young age, they moved to Scotland before they got to settle in Newcastle.

Eric seems to have had a very interesting childhood as he got to explore the world. He was however not the only child of his parents as he had sister whom they grew up together in a very good setting. According to research, we see that he was from a middle-class family. His father was an electrician, where he got his income from in order to provide for his family.

His father was more of sports-oriented which encouraged him to be part of. He however noticed that Eric was not into the idea of the sport and later on let him pursue his music career. He started the blues music which was inspired by lousing Armstrong just after seeing his music on TV.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is Eric Burdon in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, Eric Burdon’s age is 83 years old as of today’s date 19th May 2024 having been born on 11 May 1941. Though, he is 5′ 7″ in feet and inches and 170.1cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 176.37lbs in Pound and 80 kg in Kilograms.


Eric’s. Childhood schools years don’t seem to have been exciting as he describes it was a nightmare for him. He was sickly due to the environment he was in. he says that he suffered frequent asthma attacks especially in primary school. His early years in school were very traumatizing for him due to the teachers as well who seemed to be a bit too hard on the students and as well administered corporal punishments to the students.

He later on joined secondary school which we do not know the name, and he says was his major turning point. This was because he was introduced to art and met other students who were very much interested in the interesting guru of music like jazz music. Progressed to Newcastle College where he got to put more focus in his music career.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

Eric is a little bit confidential when it comes to his personal life. He has however given information about his relationship stats. Eric is therefore a husband and a father to one son. He has been married to Marianna Proestou, however he is has been in other relationships with Rose Marks and Angie King. We however do not have much information about his previous marriages. He is now happily married to Mariana whom they have a son by the name Alex Burdon.

Is Eric Burdon Gay?

No, he is not gay and his marriage to Marianna Proestou is enough to prove it.

Professional Career

Eric’s career has been a very great success as he is known for the good music he produces. Aside from that he is an amazing performer and this has had him get the people’s attention concentrating more on his music. He was known to be part of a music band which had him get a good experience in the specific music genre he is right now.

He has written many songs and as well as perfumed them from his powerful voice, he has attracted a good number of audiences who have been going through this music journey he is at. Apart from being a guru in the music industry he is an actor too with good acting skills.


Eric has not received any awards yet. We however cannot ignore the fact that he has been able to produce music and have a wide number of fans who are very much into the music he produces. We can as well term this as a great achievement for himself and as far as his music career is concerned.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of Eric Burdon in 2024

Eric Burdon Net Worth
Eric Burdon Net Worth

Having very many careers it is clear that Eric gets a good income from all of them. It safer to say that he gets a larger income from his music career as he seems to have focused more on that. As of 2024, The man’s net worth is therefore estimated to be $10 million. This is very impressive and we can say that he is living a very comfortable life.

He is a very industrious man who has achieved a lot from the effort he has put throughout his life. Eric has served a very good example to other artists and any other person following any of his professions that through working hard and putting enough effort one may achieve their goals.


  1. Eric Burdon,

    Thank you for sharing your personal information.
    I am a few years younger than you. I have been looking back through our generation of music.
    I ended here to learn more about you and your music.
    It is good to learn something new each day. It is good to hear older songs which relate to today’s world too.
    Thank you for your music.

  2. Are you SURE that Eric Burdon has a SON named Alex, or is Alex his daughter?
    You need proofreaders, as many words (& a fee meanings) are incorrect, but thanks for the info, anyway.


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