Public Figure Profiles

Dick Cathcart

Charles Richard Cathcart (November 6, 1924 – November 8, 1993) was an American Dixieland trumpet player who was best known as a member of The Lawrence Welk Show in which he appeared from 1962 to 1968.

Cathcart was born in Michigan City, Indiana, United States. He was a trumpeter for the U.S. Army Air Force Band and a member of big bands led by Bob Crosby, Ben Pollack, and Ray Noble.After World War II, he moved to Los Angeles. His friend Jack Webb was playing the part of trumpeter Pete Kelly in the movie Pete Kelly's Blues and told Cathcart he should supply the music. The band from the movie stayed together in the 1950s for performances and recordings under the name Pete Kelly's Big Seven. Cathcart also supplied music for the TV show Dragnet, which starred Jack Webb as Joe Friday. He spent much of his career as a musician on The Lawrence Welk Show. On the Welk show, he met Peggy Lennon, a singer with the Lennon Sisters, and the two married.

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Some of their strengths

Dick Cathcart has many admirable traits.

Based on spiritual traditions from around the world, they are someone who can be described as Intelligent, Intense, Imaginative, Energetic, Communicative, Determined, and Patient.

Intense and Passionate

According to Mysticism’s Astrology tradition, Dick Cathcart is someone who is an intense, passionate, and intuitive person who is fiercely independent, authentic and direct when engaging with others. A person who is known for being diligent and strong.

Helpful and Supportive

Based on Daoism’s Ba-Zi or ‘Chinese Zodiac’ tradition, people who know Dick Cathcart well know them as someone who can be accepting, supportive, and productive, like a garden.

Productive and Perseverent

According to Hinduism’s Jyotisha or ‘Vedic Astrology’ tradition, many would also describe Dick Cathcart as someone who is productive, persevering, deliberate, and direct.

A person who is creative, has good luck with work and money, good listening skills, good relationships with people at work, is a good teacher or counselor, and who is good at organizing groups, teams, or causes.

Courageous and Strong

Based on the Mayan Tzolk’in or ‘Mayan Astrology’ tradition, Dick Cathcart is someone who is a risk-taker and a pioneer who only gets stronger through the hardships that are encountered in life.

They are also someone who is curious, dynamic, and positive, and who enjoys inspiring and communicating with other people.

Mysterious and Methodical

According to Judaism’s Kabbalah tradition, Dick Cathcart tends to be someone who can come across as mysterious and intense, who can be a complex thinker who is methodical and intuitive, and who can overcome challenges that most others would not be able to.

Some of Dick Cathcart's challenges

While Dick Cathcart has many strengths, nobody is perfect. They also have some challenging traits they need to manage.

For example, Dick Cathcart can be Stubborn, Self-centered, Complicated, Brusque, Indecisive, Unrealistic, and Hypocritical.

Complicated and Brusque

One of Dick Cathcart's key challenges is that they are someone who can be complicated and gruff with others.

Dick Cathcart must also exercise caution as they can have difficulty dealing with responsibility, authority, or criticism.

Possessive and Stubborn

Dick Cathcart is someone who can be possessive, jealous, inflexible, and stubborn, can have a habit of being a frivolous spender, and who can feel insecure or cynical in romantic relationships and have difficulty forming productive personal and professional partnerships.

Sensitive and Aggressive

Finally, Dick Cathcart also can be too "touchy-feely", have a hard time expressing feelings, be too aggressive and headstrong, and be too unforgiving of others' mistakes.

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