Cliff Burton

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Cliff Burton Biography

Cliff Burton is best known as Musician, Songwriter who has an estimated Net Worth of $1 Million. Bass player for Metallica in the 1980s who was killed in a tragic bus accident in 1986. He contributed to the albums Kill 'Em All, Ride the Lightning, and Master of Puppets. He was born on February 10,1962, Castro Valley, CA. When Metallica was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2009, he was posthumously inducted with them. While performing with his former band Trauma in the early 1980s, he was recruited to join what would later become Metallica. He was replaced by Jason Curtis Newsted as bassist in Metallica after his death. He was born to parents Jan and Ray Burton and had two older siblings, Scott and Connie. His brother, Scott, died when Cliff was 13. His zodiac sign is Aquarius

Cliff Burton Bio, Wiki

First NameCliff
Last NameBurton
Full Name at BirthClifford Lee Burton
Age24 (age at death) years
Birthday10th February, 1962
BirthplaceCastro Valley, California
Died27th September, 1986
Place of DeathLjungby, Sweden
Cause of DeathBus accident
Height5' 11″ (180 cm)
Eye ColorBrown – Light
Hair ColorRed
Distinctive FeatureRipped Jeans and T-Shirt
Zodiac SignAquarius
High SchoolCastro Valley High School, Castro Valley, California (1980)
Occupation TextMusician, Songwriter
Claim to FameBassist for Metallica
Music Genre (Text)Heavy metal, thrash metal
Year(s) Active1980–1986, 1980–86
Instrument (text)Bass, piano, guitar, vocals, Acoustic Guitar, Bass guitar
Record LabelMegaforce, Elektra
Associated ActsMetallica, Agents of Misfortune, EZ-Street, Trauma, Spastik Children
Official Websites
FatherRay Burton
MotherJan Burton
BrotherScott Burton
SisterConnie Burton
Associated PeopleJames Hetfield, Kirk Hammett, Lars Ulrich
Favorite BandsMotorhead, Rush, Black Sabbath, Stanley Clarke, Pink Floyd, The Misfits, Thin Lizzy, R.E.M., Aerosmith, Velvet Underground, Judas Priest
Favorite FoodsMexican, Hot Cereal

Cliff Burton Dating, Wife, Girlfriends and Relationships

Rest in peace.
  • Corinne Lynn and Cliff Burton were in a relationship for 1 year before Cliff Burton died aged 24.
  • Audrey Kimball and Cliff Burton had a relationship from 1980 to 1982.

Cliff Burton Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$1 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source Bassist (profession).

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