Percy Sledge Age, Birthday, Bio, Zodiac, Family & Fun Facts

Updated at February 8, 2023 by BirthdayDBs Team

Percy Sledge Age, Birthday, Birthplace, Bio, Zodiac &  Family

Percy Sledge Facts

Full NamePercy Sledge
BirthdateNovember 25, 1940
Birth PlaceLeighton, AL
Age (in 2023)82 Years Old
OccupationR&B Singer

Percy Sledge Age & Birthday

Percy Sledge is best known as R&B Singer who has born on November 25, 1940 in Leighton, AL. Currently, Percy Sledge is 82 years, 2 months and 13 days old. Percy Sledge will celebrate 83rd birthday on Saturday, 25th of November 2023. Below the countdown to Percy Sledge upcoming birthday.

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Percy Sledge Biography


Known best for his 1966 hit "When a Man Loves a Woman," this soul and R&B vocalist also released such popular songs as "Ain't No Sunshine," "Take Time to Know Her," and "I'll Be Your Everything." Later in his career, he recorded an album, Blue Night, that won a 1996 Blues Music Award and was nominated for a Grammy.

Before Fame

In the early 1960s, before becoming famous as a soul singer, he worked as a nurse at an Alabama hospital.


His signature song, "When a Man Loves a Woman," peaked at #1 in the United States and at #2 in the United Kingdom and was the first certified gold track released on the Atlantic Records label.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Leighton, Alabama. He married twice and had a total of 12 children.

Associated With

In 2010, he performed with British singer Sir Cliff Richard on a series of tour stops.

Top Asked Questions about Percy Sledge

How old is Percy Sledge in 2023?

Percy Sledge is 82 years old today.

When was Percy Sledge born?

Percy Sledge was born on November 25, 1940 in Leighton, AL.

What is Percy Sledge zodiac sign?

Percy Sledge zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

What was Percy Sledge best known for?

Percy Sledge was best known as R&B Singer.

Fun Facts about Percy Sledge's Birthday

Here's quick list of some fun facts about Percy Sledge's birthday you must know including detailed age calculation, western astrology, roman numeral, birthstone and birth flower.

  • Percy Sledge was born on Monday, 330th day / 48th week of 1940
  • Percy Sledge has Sagittarius zodiac sign and Fire element based on western astrology
  • Roman numeral of Percy Sledge birthday is XXV.XI.MCMXL
  • Percy Sledge's birthstone is Topaz
  • Percy Sledge's birth flower is Chrysanthemum that symbolize cheerfulness, friendship & abundance
  • Percy Sledge age in year is 82 years old
  • Percy Sledge age in month is 986 months old
  • Percy Sledge age in day is 30025 days old
  • Percy Sledge age in hour is 720600 hours old
  • Percy Sledge age in minute is 43236000 minutes old
  • Percy Sledge age in second is 2594160000 seconds old
  • Next Percy Sledge birthday is on Monday, November 25th 2024
  • Percy Sledge age in next birthday (2024) is 83 years old
  • Learn more interesting facts about November 25, 1940 birthday

Historical Events on Percy Sledge Birthday (November 25)

Below are historical events that coincided with Percy Sledge's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.

1970In Japan, author Yukio Mishima and one compatriot commit ritualistic seppuku after an unsuccessful coup attempt.
1973Georgios Papadopoulos, head of the military Regime of the Colonels in Greece, is ousted in a hardliners' coup led by Brigadier General Dimitrios Ioannidis.
1975Suriname gains independence from the Netherlands.
1977Former Senator Benigno Aquino, Jr., is found guilty by the Philippine Military Commission No. 2 and is sentenced to death by firing squad. He is later assassinated in 1983.
1981Pope John Paul II appoints Joseph Cardinal Ratzinger (the future Pope Benedict XVI) Prefect of the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.
1984Thirty-six top musicians gather in a Notting Hill studio and record Band Aid's "Do They Know It's Christmas?" in order to raise money for famine relief in Ethiopia.
1986Iran-Contra affair: U.S. Attorney General Edwin Meese announces that profits from covert weapons sales to Iran were illegally diverted to the anti-communist Contra rebels in Nicaragua.
1986The King Fahd Causeway is officially opened in the Persian Gulf.
1987Typhoon Nina pummels the Philippines with category 5 winds of 165 mph and a surge that destroys entire villages. At least 1,036 deaths are attributed to the storm.
1992The Federal Assembly of Czechoslovakia votes to split the country into the Czech Republic and Slovakia, with effect from January 1, 1993.
1996An ice storm strikes the central U.S., killing 26 people. A powerful windstorm affects Florida and winds gust over 90 mph, toppling trees and flipping trailers.
1999A 5-year-old Cuban boy, Elian Gonzalez, is rescued by fishermen while floating in an inner tube off the Florida coast.
2000The 2000 Baku earthquake, with a Richter magnitude of 7.0, leaves 26 people dead in Baku, Azerbaijan, and becomes the strongest earthquake in the region in 158 years.
2008Cyclone Nisha strikes northern Sri Lanka, killing 15 people and displacing 90,000 others while dealing the region the highest rainfall in nine decades.
2009Jeddah floods: Freak rains swamp the city of Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, during an ongoing Hajj pilgrimage. Three thousand cars are swept away and 122 people perish in the torrents, with 350 others missing.
1985The birth of Remona Fransen, Dutch pentathlete
1986The birth of Katie Cassidy, American actress
1986The birth of Craig Gardner, English footballer
1988The birth of Nodar Kumaritashvili, Georgian luger (d. 2010)
1988The birth of Jay Spearing, English footballer
1989The birth of Tom Dice, Belgian singer-songwriter
1990The birth of Rye Rye, American rapper, dancer, and actress
1990The birth of Everton Heleno dos Santos, Brazilian footballer
1991The birth of Kyler Fackrell, American football player
1991The birth of Jamie Grace, American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actress
1991The birth of Philipp Grubauer, German ice hockey player
1991The birth of Luca Tremolada, Italian footballer
1991The birth of Kevin Woo, American-South Korean singer and dancer
1992The birth of Ana Bogdan, Romanian tennis player
1993The birth of Danny Kent, English motorcycle racer
2013The death of Bill Foulkes, English footballer and manager (b. 1932)
2013The death of Chico Hamilton, American drummer and bandleader (b. 1921)
2013The death of Egon Lánský, Czech journalist and politician (b. 1934)
2013The death of Al Plastino, American author and illustrator (b. 1921)
2014The death of Irvin J. Borowsky, American publisher and philanthropist (b. 1924)
2014The death of Sitara Devi, Indian dancer, and choreographer (b. 1920)
2014The death of Petr Hapka, Czech composer and conductor (b. 1944)
2014The death of Denham Harman, American biogerontologist and academic (b. 1916)
2015The death of O'Neil Bell, Jamaican boxer (b. 1974)
2015The death of Jeremy Black, English admiral (b. 1932)
2015The death of Svein Christiansen, Norwegian drummer and composer (b. 1941)
2015The death of Lennart Hellsing, Swedish author and translator (b. 1919)
2015The death of Elmo Williams, American director, producer, and editor (b. 1913)
2016The death of Fidel Castro, Communist leader of Cuba, and revolutionary (b. 1926)
2016The death of Ron Glass, American actor (b. 1945)

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