Pete Moore

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Birthday
19, 1939
Birthplace
Detroit, MI
Birth Sign
Scorpio
Birthday
19, 1939 (age 79)
Birthplace
Detroit, MI

About

Musician for the influential soul band The Miracles. He was a multiple-time BMI Award winner for songwriting.

Before Fame

He first met Smokey Robinson at a music event put on by the Detroit Public School System, which eventually led to the formation of The Miracles.

Trivia

He and The Miracles, with the exception of Smokey Robinson, were not inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1987, but were retroactively added in 2012.

Family Life

He fathered daughters Monette and Monique.

Associated With

He wrote the hit song Ain't That Peculiar, which was sung by the great Marvin Gaye.