Gary Rossington

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Birthday
4, 1951
Birthplace
Jacksonville, FL
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
4, 1951 (age 67)
Birthplace
Jacksonville, FL

About

Guitarist and a founding member of the Southern rock band Lynyrd Skynyrd, who also founded The Rossington-Collins Band.

Before Fame

He and a few of his school friends formed the band The Noble Five, which later became Lynyrd Skynyrd.

Trivia

In 2008 he was arrested and charged with a DUI in Georgia.

Family Life

He named his guitar Berneice in honor of his mother.

Associated With

Ronnie Van Zant, the co-founder of Lynyrd Skynyrd, was his schoolmate.