David Berman

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Birthday
4, 1967
Birthplace
Willamsburg, VA
Death Date
Aug 7, 2019 (52)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
4, 1967
Birthplace
Willamsburg, VA
Death Date
Aug 7, 2019 (52)

About

Singer-songwriter and poet who founded the alternative rock band the Silver Jews. He later formed the indie rock band Purple Mountains.

Before Fame

He attended the University of Virginia.

Trivia

He attempted suicide in 2003, and his recovery deepened his Jewish faith.

Family Life

He settled in Nashville, Tennessee, with his wife Cassie. His death was ruled a suicide. 

Associated With

He was favorably compared to Bob Dylan.