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  Rick Allen


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BIRTHDAY
Event Date:
Wednesday, November 01, 2017 (This event repeats every year)
Website:
www.stikrick.com

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Rick Allen

Rick Allen, born Richard John Cyril Allen on November 1, 1963 in Dronfield, Derbyshire, England, is a British drummer, best known for his work with the English rock band, Def Leppard.

On June 9 1984, Allen was involved in a street-racing accident which resulted in the omplete amputation of his left arm. He overcame his handicap and has continued to play with the band, which subsequently went on to its greatest popular success worldwide. His fans now call him the "Thunder God".