John Linnell

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Birthday
12, 1959
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
12, 1959 (age 59)
Birthplace
New York City, NY

About

Multi-instrument musician, singer, songwriter, and member of the alternative musical duo, They Might Be Giants, the group known for songs like "Birdhouse in Your Soul."

Before Fame

He briefly studied English at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst before pursuing his music career.

Trivia

He somewhat came in ninth place in a People Magazine online poll of "The Most Beautiful People of 1998." He responded to the honor with a humorous New York Times op-ed piece.

Family Life

He and his wife had a son named Henry.

Associated With

He collaborated with David Byrne on the album Grown Backwards.