As per our current Database, Richard Farina is still alive (as per Wikipedia, Last update: May 10, 2020).
Currently, Richard Farina is 84 years, 3 months and 4 days old. Richard Farina will celebrate 85rd birthday on a Tuesday 8th of March 2022. Below we countdown to Richard Farina upcoming birthday.
|Popular As||Richard Farina|
|Age||83 years old|
|Born||March 8, 1937 (Brooklyn, NY)|
Richard Farina’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.
Richard Farina was born in the Year of the Ox. Another of the powerful Chinese Zodiac signs, the Ox is steadfast, solid, a goal-oriented leader, detail-oriented, hard-working, stubborn, serious and introverted but can feel lonely and insecure. Takes comfort in friends and family and is a reliable, protective and strong companion. Compatible with Snake or Rooster.
An American author, he is best known for his 1966 novel, Been Down So Long it Looks Like Up To Me, which was based on his college experiences. He also had a career as a folk singer.
He dropped out of Cornell University shortly before his graduation. While at Cornell, he published stories in Mademoiselle and the Transatlantic Review.
A noted folk singer, he sang such protest songs as Birmingham Sunday and Pack Up Your Sorrows.
He was born in Brooklyn, New York. His young widow, Mimi Baez, helped compile a collection of his poetry and short stories after his death; the work was called Long Time Coming and a Long Time Gone.
He was producing an album for singer Joan Baez, his sister-in-law, when he was killed in a motorcycle accident at the age of twenty-nine.