Gary Brooker

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Birthday
29, 1945
Birthplace
England
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
29, 1945 (age 73)
Birthplace
England

About

Singer and founder of the band Procol Harum, the group who released the popular song "A White Shade of Pale."

Before Fame

As a child he taught himself how to play three instruments: the piano, the cornet, and the trombone.

Trivia

In June 2003 at the Queen's Birthday Honours, he was appointed a Member of the Order of the British Empire.

Family Life

He was born in East London in a town called Hackney.

Associated With

He appeared alongside Madonna in the 1996 film adaptation of Evita.