David Knopfler

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Birthday
27, 1952
Birthplace
Scotland
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
27, 1952 (age 65)
Birthplace
Scotland

About

Co-founder of Dire Straits who was the guitarist in the band; they released songs like "Lady Writer" and "Romeo and Juliet."

Before Fame

He began playing folk music in clubs by age fourteen.

Trivia

He is a multi-instrumentalist, primarily playing guitar, keyboards, and drums.

Family Life

His brother is Mark Knopfler, who is widely considered to be one of the greatest guitarists of all time.

Associated With

He and Hal Lindes were both members of Dire Straits.