Robert Patterson’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)

Jul 1, 1933

Death Date

August 12, 2009

Age of Death

76 years

Cause of Death




The drummer Robert Patterson died at the age of 76. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Jazz drummer also known as Rashied Ali. He was a member of John Coltrane’s band.

He has three children with his wife Patricia, and his son Muhammad was also a drummer.



“Although Patterson Beams was not my first plug-in, I knew from the beginning that I would write it, because the single biggest time consuming factor for me was editing each beam manually.” (Robert Patterson)


“But with carefully chosen keyboard macros to activate it, Mass Copy is quick, convenient, and powerful. Most users who have mastered it depend heavily on it. That certainly includes me.” (Robert Patterson)


“Here, we tell the story: why the people came here, what they did when they got here, going back to the Native Americans and coming all the way forward.” (Robert Patterson)


“I am a composer, horn player, and computer programmer.” (Robert Patterson)


“I do as much debugging as possible on the Mac, but I occasionally must debug problems in the PC world, which is significantly slower.” (Robert Patterson)