Chad Smith


Birthday October 25, 1961

Birth Sign Scorpio

Birthplace Saint Paul, MN

Age 62 years old

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Drummer for the Red Hot Chili Peppers who has also played for the hard rock group Chickenfoot and the instrumental band Chad Smith's Bombastic Meatbats. 

Before Fame

He worked his way through the local club scene in Minnesota after high school. 


In 2012, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame with his Red Hot Chili Peppers bandmates.

Family Life

He married Maria St. John in 1996 and, after their divorce in 1997, he remarried to Nancy Mack Smith in May 2004. He has two daughters named Ava and Manon and two sons named Justin and Cole.

Associated With

He once recorded with the legendary Dick Van Dyke.