Ritchie Valens Death
Ritchie passed away on February 3, 1959 at the age of 17 in Clear Lake, Iowa, USA. Ritchie's cause of death was plane crash.
When did Ritchie Valens die?February 3, 1959
How did Ritchie Valens die? What was the cause of death?Plane crash
How old was Ritchie Valens when died?17
Where did Ritchie Valens die? What was the location of death?Clear Lake, Iowa, USA
Ritchie Valens Birthday and Date of Death
Ritchie Valens was born on May 13, 1941 and died on February 3, 1959. Ritchie was 17 years old at the time of death.
Birthday: May 13, 1941
Date of Death: February 3, 1959
Age at Death: 17
Is Ritchie Valens's father, Steven, dead or alive?
Ritchie Valens's father, Steven, is still alive and kicking at the age of 27.
Is Ritchie Valens's mother, Concepcion 'Concha', dead or alive?
Concepcion 'Concha''s information is not available now.
Ritchie Valens's sisters :Ritchie has 2 sisters:
Ritchie Valens's sister, Connie, is still alive and kicking at the age of 55. She is American and has had a career as an adult movie star.
Ritchie Valens's brothers :Ritchie has 2 brothers:
- Robert 'Bob' Morales
Ritchie Valens's brother, Mario Ramirez, died on February 22, 2013 as he was 55 years old.
Ritchie Valens - Biography
Richard Steven Valenzuela, known as Ritchie Valens, was an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. A rock & roll pioneer and a forefather of the Chicano rock movement, Valens' recording career lasted eight months, as it abruptly ended when he died in a plane crash.