Phil Lynott

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Birthday
20, 1949
Birthplace
West Bromwich, England
Death Date
Dec 4, 1986 (37)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
20, 1949
Birthplace
West Bromwich, England
Death Date
Dec 4, 1986 (37)

About

Irish vocalist and bassist who fronted the hard rock band Thin Lizzy. He also had a successful solo artist.

Before Fame

He fronted his first band, The Black Eagles, at age 16.

Trivia

He was best known for Whiskey in the Jar and The Boys are Back in Town, both top 10 hits in the 1970s.

Family Life

He married Caroline Crowther in 1980. The couple had two children, Sarah and Cathleen.

Associated With

He performed with guitarist John Sykes during his time with Thin Lizzy.