Who is John Roderick (Bean Dad)? Full Biography & 5 Facts You Need to Know

John Roderick Biography

About John Roderick

John Roderick is an American musician, songwriter, and Podcaster who is best known for his musical skills as an instrumentalist as well as a lyricist. He was born on September 13, 1968, in Seattle, Washington, USA. As of 2023, John is 54 years old with 5 feet 11 inches tall in height. John has earned huge respect as a musician as he has been an integral part of music for more than three decades now.

Biography & Wiki Quick Summary

NameJohn Roderick
Popularly Known asBean Dad
Nationality American
Age54 years old (2023)
Height5 feet 11 inches
Birth PlaceSeattle, Washington, USA
Date of Birth (Birthday) 🎂September 13, 1968
Net Worth (2023) 💲$10 million (Roughly Estimated)
Education Qualification 🎓
University Graduate
School/college 🏫
East Anchorage High School, University Of Washington
Father NameDavid Roderick
Mother NameMarcia
Marital statusMarried

Some Facts About John Roderick (Bean Dad)

John Roderick aka Bean Dad bio wiki facts

John Roderick’s tweet regarding his daughter

John tweeted that he prevented his daughter from eating until she opened a can of baked beans by herself. He also added that the whole incident took 6 hours but finally, she learned and did it for herself.

This Twitter thread swung both ways and the negative critics named him Bean Dad. The incident propelled him to delete his Twitter account because of the numerous negative comments.

Roderick has an interesting educational journey

Roderick completed his high school at East Anchorage High School after which he moved to Seattle. He enrolled at the University of Washington but couldn’t graduate at that time due to his musical interest and commitment. Interestingly, he completed the Bachelor of Arts after three decades at the University Of Washington.

John Roderick also tried his luck in Politics

The journey started after he became close to the former Seattle Mayor Mike McGinn who appointed John as a founding member of the Seattle Music Coniston in 2010. 5 years later, John announced himself as a candidate for Seattle City Council Position 8 but finished 3rd.

He was a multi-talented musician

John started his career with the band Western State Hurricanes after which he joined the band Harvey Danger as a keyboard player. Finally, he started podcasting in 2011 and since then has Podcaster shows like Roderick On The Line, Omnibus, and Friendly Fire.

He was raised by a single mother

John was born to David Roderick and Marcia. His parents shifted to Alaska when he was three years old and after living there for two years, David and Marcia got divorced. After the divorce, his mother took him to Seattle but again returned to Anchorage where he was enrolled in a high school.

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