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Bob Weir
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Bob Weir performing in 2007
Background information
Birth name Robert Hall Weir
Born October 16, 1947 (1947-10-16) (age 72)
San Francisco, California United States
Genres Psychedelic rock, rock
Occupation(s) Musician, songwriter
Instruments Vocals, guitar,
Years active 1963–present
Labels Warner Bros., Arista, Grateful Dead
Associated acts Grateful Dead, Kingfish, Bobby and the Midnites, RatDog, The Other Ones, The Dead, Furthur

Robert Hall "Bob" Weir (born October 16, 1947) is an American singer, songwriter, and guitarist. He is known for creating the band Grateful Dead.

Weir was born in San Francisco, California. He studied at Menlo Atherton High School.[1]


  1. McNally, Dennis. A Long Strange Trip: The Inside History of the Grateful Dead. New York: Broadway Books, 2002. ISBN 0-7679-1185-7

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