Bon Scott

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Birthday
9, 1946
Birthplace
Forfar, Scotland
Death Date
Feb 19, 1980 (33)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
9, 1946
Birthplace
Forfar, Scotland
Death Date
Feb 19, 1980 (33)

About

Rock musician who was the former frontman of the iconic rock band AC/DC, the group known for songs like "Back in Black." He also served as the band's manager in their earlier years.

Before Fame

He started his own band called The Spektors in 1964, which later combined with another band to create The Valentines.

Trivia

He worked with the progressive rock group Fraternity, a band that toured with Status Quo.

Family Life

He was born to Charles Scott and Isabelle Mitchell. He was raised alongside his younger brother Derek. His older brother Sandy died at a young age. He was married to Irene Thornton from 1972 until 1977.

Associated With

He was joined by guitarist Angus Young in AC/DC.