Roger McGuinn

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Birthday
13, 1942
Birthplace
Chicago, IL
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
13, 1942 (age 74)
Birthplace
Chicago, IL

About

Guitarist and frontman for the folk and rock pioneering group The Byrds. He is also a Rock And Roll Hall of Fame inductee.

Before Fame

After hearing Elvis Presley's "Heartbreak Hotel," he asked his parents for a guitar.

Trivia

His trademark guitar was a twelve-string Rickenbacker.

Family Life

His son Patrick McGuinn is an independent filmmaker.

Associated With

Gene Clark was McGuinn's bandmate in The Byrds.