Date of Birth:
4 May 1937
Dick Dale played in 1 movies in the Comedy, Musical, Music genres.
Dick Dale didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 3.5.
Hailed as the "King of Surf Guitar, " Dick Dale virtually galvanized the surf rock sound in the 1950s. An avid surfer and accomplished musician, Dale and his band, the Del-Tones, appeared in several of the ever-popular beach party teen flicks starring 'Annette Funicello' (qv) and 'Frankie Avalon' (qv) during the early 60s. Although interest in surf rock waned in the 70s, Dale has enjoyed a highly successful comeback during the 1990s, due in part to 'Quentin Tarantino' (qv)'s _Pulp Fiction (1994)... Read more