Alice Cooper

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Birthday
4, 1948
Birthplace
Detroit, MI
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthplace
Detroit, MI

About

Shock-rock singer and performer who released the hits "School's Out" and "Eighteen," and who gained fame for the album Billion Dollar Babies in 1973. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2011.

Before Fame

He was raised by a preacher in the Bickertonite Church, and declined his college acceptance letters to pursue a career in music.

Trivia

He was nominated for a Grammy Award for Hands of Death (Burn Baby Burn) in 1997.

Family Life

After getting sober in 1980, he became a born-again Christian. He married Sheryl Cooper on March 3, 1976 and they had three children together: Calico Cooper, Dash, and Sonora Rose.

Associated With

He starred alongside Dana Carvey in Wayne's World in 1992.

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