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Birthday
12, 1941
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 4, 2013 (71)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
12, 1941
Birthplace
England
Death Date
Feb 4, 2013 (71)

About

Wrote the song Wild Thing. He was lead singer for 1960s rock and roll band The Troggs for whom the song was a hit.

Before Fame

He was a bricklayer before going on to write such memorable songs as Love Is All Around from the film Four Weddings and a Funeral from 1994.

Trivia

He appeared as a character in the novel The Dreams of You by Steve Erickson.

Family Life

His wife first noticed his declining health in 2011.

Associated With

He influenced folk singer Bob Dylan.

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