Chris Cornell

Rock Singer

Birthday July 20, 1964

Birth Sign Cancer

Birthplace Seattle, WA

DEATH DATE May 18, 2017 (52)

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Singer with Soundgarden, the group known for songs like "Black Hole Sun" and "Rusty Cage," who was also a successful solo artist and the frontman for Audioslave

Before Fame

He worked as a seafood wholesaler and assistant chef at Ray's Boathouse before striking it big as a musician. 


He performed "You Know My Name" for the 2006 James Bond film Casino Royale

Family Life

He married Susan Silver in 1990. After their divorce in March 2004, he remarried Vicky Karayiannis in the same month. He had two daughters named Lillian and Toni and a son named Christopher.  

Associated With

He went on tour with Linkin Park guitarist Mike Shinoda


Chris Cornell Highlights
Chris Cornell Highlights