Don Powell

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Birthday
10, 1946
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Virgo
Birthplace
England

About

Drummer best known as a longtime member of the rock band Slade. He co-wrote many of their biggest hits, including 1972's "Look Wot You Dun."

Before Fame

He was an amateur boxer who worked as a metallurgist.

Trivia

In July 1973, he survived a near-fatal car accident which left him in a coma for six days.

Family Life

He married a Danish woman named Hanna.

Associated With

He has been bandmates in Slade with multi-instrumentalist Jim Lea.