Kirk Hammett: Dating History & Exes

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Kirk Hammett is a 61-year-old American Guitarist from San Francisco, California, USA. He was born on Sunday, November 18, 1962. Is Kirk Hammett married or single, who is he dating now and previously?

As of 2024, Kirk Hammett is married to Lani Hammett.


Kirk Lee Hammett is the lead guitarist and songwriter for the heavy metal band Metallica and has been a member of the band since 1983. Before joining Metallica he formed and named the band Exodus. In 2003, Hammett was ranked 11th on Rolling Stone’s list of The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time. In 2009, Hammett was ranked number 15 in Joel McIver’s book The 100 Greatest Metal Guitarists. He worked at Burger King to make enough money to buy a Marshall amplifier. He formed his first band in 1980.

Real Name
Kirk Lee Hammett
Place of Birth
San Francisco, California, USA
Date of Birth
November 18, 1962 (age 61)
Birth Sign
Marital Status
Lani Hammett

Fun Fact: On the day of Kirk Hammett’s birth, "Big Girls Don't Cry" by The Four Seasons was the number 1 song on The Billboard Hot 100 and John F. Kennedy (Democratic) was the U.S. President.

Kirk Hammett’s wife is Lani Hammett. They got married in 1997. Kirk had at least 4 relationship in the past. Kirk Hammett has not been previously engaged. He married Rebecca Enrica Kestelyn on December 3, 1987. After their divorce in 1991, he remarried Lani Gruttadauro on January 31, 1998. He has two sons named Vincenzo and Angel. According to our records, he has 2 children.

Kirk Hammett’s wife

Kirk Hammett Wife
Lani Hammett

Kirk Hammett’s wife is Lani Hammett. Lani Hammett was born in Hawaii and is currently 52 years old. He is a American Personality. The couple started dating in 1997. They’ve been together for approximately 27 years, 4 months, and 19 days.

Kirk Hammett’s wife is a Sagittarius and he is a Scorpio.

According to Chinese Zodiac, Kirk was born in the Year of the Tiger. People born in the Year of the Tiger are brave and independent. They are respected for their deep thoughts and courageous actions, but sometimes show off when accomplishing something.

Kirk Hammett has a ruling planet of Pluto.

Like many celebrities and famous people, Kirk keeps his love life private. Check back often as we will continue to update this page with new relationship details. Let’s take a look at Kirk Hammett past relationships, exes and previous hookups.

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Past Relationships

Kirk Hammett was previously married to Rebecca Hammett (1987 – 1990). He has not been previously engaged. Kirk Hammett has been in relationships with Julie (1996) and Sarah (1992 – 1995). We are currently in process of looking up more information on the previous dates and hookups.

About Kirk Hammett

Kirk Hammett was born on the 18th of November, 1962 (Baby Boomers Generation). The Baby Boomers were born roughly between the years of 1946 and 1964, placing them in the age range between 51 and 70 years. The term "Baby Boomer" was derived due to the dramatic increase in birth rates following World War II. This generation values relationships, as they did not grow up with technology running their lives. Baby Boomers grew up making phone calls and writing letters, solidifying strong interpersonal skills.

Kirk was born in the 1960s. The 1960s was the decade dominated by the Vietnam War, Civil Rights Protests, Cuban Missile Crisis, antiwar protests and saw the assassinations of US President John F. Kennedy and Martin Luther King Jr. It also marked the first man landed on the moon.

Kirk Hammett is famous for being a Guitarist. Lead guitarist for heavy metal band Metallica, the group known for albums like Kill ‘Em All. He was also a member of Exodus, a thrash metal outfit. He is joined by singer/guitarist James Hetfield ,
bassist Robert Trujillo and drummer Lars Ulrich in Metallica.

Kirk Hammett’s Spouse
Lani Hammett
Started Dating

The 61-year-old American was born in the Year of the Tiger and is part of Baby Boomers Generation generation

Kirk Lee Hammett attended De Anza High School, Richmond, California and San Francisco State University, San Francisco, California.

Kirk Hammett Facts

What is Kirk Hammett marital status?


Is Kirk Hammett gay?


Who is Kirk Hammett wife?

Lani Hammett

Does he have any children?

Kirk Hammett has 2 children.

When did Kirk Hammett start dating Lani Hammett?

Kirk started seeing Lani Hammett in 1997.

Is Kirk Hammett having any relationship affair?

According to our records, no.

Was Kirk Hammett ever been engaged?

Kirk Hammett has not been previously engaged.

How rich is Kirk Hammett?

Discover the net worth of Kirk Hammett from CelebsMoney

Kirk Hammett’s birth sign is Scorpio and he has a ruling planet of Pluto.


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