Marty Balin Age, Wife, Net worth, Family, Biography, Kids & More

Marty Balin

Martyn Jerel Buchwald (born January 30, 1942) is an American Musician, Songwriter, and Singer from Cincinnati, Ohio, USA. However, the Jefferson Starship founder died on September 27, 2018. The cause of his death has not known.

Moreover, Marty is suffering from heart disease after his tour in March 2016. At that, he has taken to the Mount Sinai Beth Israel Hospital, New York (USA).  He suffered from chronic chest pains and heart problems.

Marty Balin Death Story

Though, he did not get proper medical care in the hospital after the heart surgery. During that time, Balin stayed in ICU for a few weeks. Then, he faced issued of paralyzed vocal cords, loss of the left thumb, half tongue and kidney. His family members filed against the doctors and medical institution.


Marty Balin Wiki, Age, Parents & Early Life

How old is Jefferson Airplane’s Founder? He was born on the 30th of January 1942 in Cincinnati, Ohio (USA). Therefore, Marty Balin’s age is seventy-six, (76) years old in 2018.

He is the son of Joseph Buchwald (father) and Catherine Eugenia “Jean” (mother). In fact, he studied in the Washington High School, San Francisco, California. Moreover, Balin is the follower of the Jewish religion.



Personal Affairs, Girlfriend & Children

Marty Balin Wiki, Age, Parents & Spouse

On the other hand, he married thrice in his life. Meanwhile, he has a short-lived marriage with Victoria Martin ended in 1963. Marty Balin’s second wife name is Karen Deal Balin married in 1989.

They have blessed with a baby girl Delaney Balin. However, Karen died in 2010. After that, Susan Joy Balin came to his as his second love. The couple has one daughter together Jennifer Edwards. Susan has two girls from her past relationship Rebekah Geier and Moriah Geier.


Marty Balin Biography, Spouse, Age, Net worth, Children, Parents, Girlfriend, Death & Profile

Marty Balin Wiki

Personal Life Information
Full Birth NameMartyn Jerel Buchwald .
Nick nameMarty.
Working AsSinger, Songwriter & Musician.
AgeSeventy-Six (76) years old (As of 2018).
Date of Birth (DOB), Birthday30th of January 1942
Birthplace/HometownCincinnati, Ohio (USA).
CitizenshipThe United States.
Star Sign (Zodiac Sign)Aquarius.
Current ResidenceFlorida and San Francisco (USA).
Famous For1. Founder of Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship.
2. Died on September 27, 2018 due to chronic illness.
Physical Statistics
Height (Tall)Feet & Inches: 5' 9".
Centimeters: 175 cm.
Meters: 1.75 m.
WeightKilograms: 79 Kg.
Pounds: 174 lbs.
Biceps Size14 inches.
Body Measurements (chest-waist-hips)42-32-35.
Shoe Size (US)8.
Tattoos details?None.
Eye ColorDark Brown.
Hair ColorBrown.
ParentsFather: Joseph Buchwald.
Mother: Catherine Eugenia "Jean".
SiblingsNot Known.
RelativesWill Update.
Marty Balin Wife & Relationship
Marital StatusMarried.
Dating History?Not Known.
Girlfriend (Fiancee)Not Found.
Wife/Spouse Name1. Victoria Martin.
2. Karen Deal Balin (Dead).
3. Susan Joy Balin.
ChildrenDaughter: Delaney Balin and Jennifer Edwards.
Step Daughter: Rebekah Geier and Moriah Geier.
Highest QualificationGraduate.
SchoolWashington High School, San Francisco, California.
Hobbies & Favorite Things
Favorite CelebritiesActor: Kevin Spacey.
Actress: Charlize Theron.
Dream Holiday DestinationLondon.
Favorite ColorBlue.
Love to doFishing.
Favorite DishesSpanish Food.
Marty Balin Net worth
Net Asset$20 Million US dollars (As of 2018).
Contact Details
Office AddressNot Known
Home DetailsNot Known
Mobile or Phone NumberN.A.
Email AddressWill update soon.
Official WebsiteNot Available.


Lesser Known Facts about Jefferson Airplane’s Founder

Marty Balin Awards, Height & Weight

  • Marty is the founder of two musical bands Jefferson Starship and Jefferson Airplane.
  • Furthermore, he recorded his first song with Challenge Records in 1962.
  • In fact, the names of the songs are “I specialize in love” and “Nobody But You”.
  • During 1964, he is the folk singer in The Town Criers.
  • He also painted during his life.
  • Moreover, Balin painted famous musicians in 1960s.

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Marty Balin Net worth

  • The name of his permanent gallery is 130 Kg King Fine Art Saint Augustine (Florida).
  • As of 2018, the estimated Net worth of Marty Balin is $20 Million US Dollars (approx).
  • His Jefferson Airplane released songs like Freedom Fight, Better Generation, Blue Highway, and The Greatest Love.
  • In his career, Balin collaborated with two bands like KBC Band (1973) and Bodacious DF (1986).
  • Marty won the Recording Academy Lifetime Award of 2016.



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