Best remembered for his chart-topping patriotic song “Ballad of the Green Berets,” this singer and songwriter drew upon his military experience during the Vietnam War as inspiration for his music.
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|FULL NAME:||Barry Sadler|
|BIRTH DATE:||November 1, 1940|
|AGE:||79 years old|
Barry Sadler is a Person. A native of Carlsbad, New Mexico, he spent his childhood in California, Arizona, Colorado, and Texas. He was the son of restaurant manager Bebe Littlefield and plumber John Sadler. After dropping out of his Colorado high school, he joined the United States Air Force and, later, the United States Army. He received the Purple Heart and the Armed Forces Expeditionary Medal for his service in Vietnam.
DID YOU KNOW In late 1978, he shot and killed fellow country songwriter Lee Emerson Bellamy, who was the former boyfriend of Sadler’s girlfriend at the time, Darlene Sharp. After serving a brief prison sentence for the crime, he moved to Guatemala where he himself was shot in the head as the result of an attempted robbery.
FACT He and fellow singer Jan Howard both recorded hit country songs in 1966: “Ballad of the Green Berets” and “Evil on Your Mind,” respectively.
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Currently, Barry Sadler is 79 years old. He will celebrate his 80th birthday on a Friday, November 1st. Below we countdown to his upcoming birthday.
Barry Sadler’s zodiac sign is Scorpio. According to astrologers, Scorpio’s life pursuit is to survive against all opposition and a secret desire is to triumph. People of this zodiac sign like truth, facts, being right, longtime friends, teasing, a grand passion and dislike dishonesty, revealing secrets, passive people. The strengths of this sign are: resourceful, brave, passionate, stubborn, a true friend, while weaknesses can be distrusting, jealous, secretive and violent. The greatest overall compatibility with Scorpio is Taurus and Cancer.
Barry Sadler was born in the Year of the Dragon. The dragon is a powerful sign. People born under this year are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient. This year is the year of the .
DID YOU KNOW Life expectancy in United States is about 79 years.
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