Jon Lord

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Birthday
9, 1941
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jul 16, 2012 (71)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
9, 1941
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Jul 16, 2012 (71)

About

English composer and pianist who was known for fusing rock music with classical forms. He founded the band Deep Purple.

Before Fame

He was involved in amateur dramatics and school choir when he was young and later worked as a clerk for two years.

Trivia

He played piano on George Harrison's album Brainwashed in 2002.

Family Life

He was married twice and had a daughter named Amy.

Associated With

He has composed music and worked with drummer Pete York.