Dave Lombardo

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Birthday
16, 1965
Birthplace
Havana, Cuba
Birth Sign
Aquarius
Birthday
16, 1965 (age 53)
Birthplace
Havana, Cuba

About

Cuban-born heavy metal drummer who has played with Slayer, Grip Inc., and Fantomas.

Before Fame

His first drumming experience was with the bongos and the marching drum when he was a child. He founded his first band, Escape, in 1979.

Trivia

He has a unique double-bass drumming style, which earned him the nickname The Godfather of Double Bass.

Family Life

He married Theresa Lombardo in 1986.

Associated With

He provided the rhythm for guitarist Kerry King in Slayer.