Florian Schneider

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Birthday
7, 1947
Birthplace
Germany
Birth Sign
Aries
Birthday
7, 1947 (age 72)
Birthplace
Germany

About

Multi-instrumentalist who helped found the electronic music group Kraftwerk.

Before Fame

He studied at the Academy of Arts in Remscheid before founding Kraftwerk with Ralf Hütter in 1970.

Trivia

The track "V-2 Schneider" on David Bowie's album Heroes is titled after him.

Family Life

He has a daughter named Lisa and he is the son of architect Paul Schneider-Esleben.

Associated With

David Bowie was greatly influenced by his music and sound.