Marc Bolan

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Birthday
30, 1947
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 16, 1977 (29)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
30, 1947
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Sep 16, 1977 (29)

About

Founder of the glam rock group T. Rex who had a crossover hit in the U.S. called "Bang a Gong(Get It On)."

Before Fame

At age nine he got a guitar; he later got kicked out of school when he was fourteen.

Trivia

A car accident ended his life when he was twenty-nine years old.

Family Life

His mother Phyllis Winifred was Christian, and his father Simeon Feld was Jewish.

Associated With

At the height of his success, T. Rex had sold more albums than Jimi Hendrix.