John Densmore
John Densmore
Real Name/Full Name John Paul Densmore
Nick Name/Celebrated Name: John Densmore
Birth Place: Los Angeles, California, United States
Date Of Birth/Birthday: 1 December 1944
Age/How Old: 79 years old
Height/How Tall: In Centimetres – 182 cm
In Feet and Inches – 5′ 11″
Weight: In Kilograms – 70 Kg
In Pounds – 154 lbs
Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: White
Parents Name: Father – Ray Densmore
Mother – Margaret Densmore
Siblings: Ann, and Jim Densmore
School: University High School
College: Los Angeles City College, Santa Monica City College and California State University, Northridge
Religion: Non-religious
Nationality: American
Zodiac Sign: Sagittarius
Gender: Male
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Marital Status: Married
Girlfriend: N/A
Wife/Spouse Name: Leslie Neale
Kids/Children Name: Yes
Profession: Musician, songwriter, author and actor
Net Worth: $15 Million
Last Updated: April 2024

They say “If you want to go fast, walk alone but if you want to go far, walk with people”. This is a saying that applies in every aspect of life. It doesn’t matter what you choose to do in life, many times when you walk alone, you tend to give up much faster than you could if you were walking as a team. Team work is fun and it is also made easier by the fact that we are all different and have different strengths.

Therefore, what seems confusing for one person might be a walkover for another but when you’re all alone, you’re expected to shoulder all these problems by yourself. This explains the reason why some singers like John Densmore seem to prefer working with bands than developing his solo career. In the process, he has been able to work on his careers as an American songwriter, musician, actor and author.

Well, how well do you know about John Densmore? If not much, we have compiled all you need to know about John Densmore’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 John Densmore to date.

Biography and Early Life

No matter how you look at it, it is very clear that John Densmore is a legend singer bearing in mind he is in his later 70s. John’s calendar opened on the 1st of December back in 1944 in Los Angeles, in California in the United States of America. Densmore seems to be quite secretive and doesn’t like talking much about his background and giving information of his early life and background.

Therefore, it took us a lot of time to find out who his real parents were and especially their names but finally we did. John is the son of Ray Densmore and his wife Margaret Densmore but it is not clear what the two did for a living. At the same time, we realized that John is not the only child in the family since he has a brother named Jim Densmore and a sister named Ann Densmore.

Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement

So, how old is John Densmore in 2024 and what is his height and weight? Well, John Densmore’s age is 79 years old as of today’s date 16th April 2024 having been born on 1 December 1944. Though, he is 5′ 11″ in feet and inches and 182 cm in Centimetres tall, he weighs about 154lbs in Pound and 70kg in Kilograms.


Not everything about John’s life has been left a mystery to the public. This is because, he has tried his best to keep information about his background as private as possible. However, when it comes to information about his years in school, for some reasons, it has become much easier to get hold of this information. However, the challenge is that sometimes it is just a mere mention of the schools he attended without details of the courses he specialized in and the year of his graduation.

When it comes to his early years in school, he was enrolled into University High School. After graduating from high school, John joined Los Angeles City College which was followed by his enrolment into Santa Monica City College. The last school he attended was California State University, Northridge where he took up a course in ethnic music under Fred Katz who is a jazz cellist.

Personal Life: Dating, Girlfriends, Wife, Kids

John Densmore With Wife Leslie Neale
John Densmore With Wife Leslie Neale

If there was an award being given to celebrities for being secretive, John Densmore would have more than one by now. This is because, this man is very secretive, and getting any information about his personal life has become such a big challenge. For many celebrities, they find it easy to hide information about their background and education away from the public. However, when it comes to matters of the heart, it is usually next to impossible but not with John Densmore.

John has only made a simple mention about his marriage and the name of his wife and nothing more. It is very clear that John married Leslie Neale on the 11th of November in 1990 and after some time, they welcomed their child. Leslie Neale is also a fellow singer and that is the only information available about their relationship. There were rumors that the couple went their separate ways but this is still not confirmed to date.

Is John Densmore Gay?

John Densmore might be very secretive about his love life but this is not enough reason to say he is gay. The fact that he has been married to Leslie Neale for several years and they have a child together is enough to prove he is not gay.

Professional Career

John Densmore started his career in 1965 while performing with The Doors. In 1973, after their break-up, John formed The Butts Band with Robby Krieger who is a former bandmate of The Butts. Later, John shifted his focus on theatre both producing projects and performing one-man shows. His work on Skins which was done onto the downtown theatre scene at La Mama in New York. He was also the producer of Rounds which is an award-winning play among others.


John Densmore has achieved a lot in his career as a singer, songwriter and a drummer. Some of the honors he has received include; Induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Grammy Award for lifetime achievement and a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame among others.

Net Worth, Salary & Earnings of John Densmore in 2024

John Densmore Net Worth
John Densmore Net Worth

John is an American songwriter and musician whose current net worth is estimated at $15 million as of 2024. He has earned all this wealth from his career in music.

John Densmore is a great singer and musician who loves what he does in the world of music. Being in the same career for more than 3 decades tells a lot.


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