Stiv Bators

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Birthday
22, 1949
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Jun 3, 1990 (40)
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
22, 1949
Birthplace
Ohio
Death Date
Jun 3, 1990 (40)

About

Punk rock musician who fronted two influential groups: The Dead Boys and the Lords of the New Church.

Before Fame

His band The Dead Boys were regular performers at the popular New York nightclub CBGB, and they were featured on several punk rock documentaries.

Trivia

After The Dead Boys, Bators tried to reinvent his image, from a punk musician to a new wave artist, but soon gave it up and returned to his punk antics.

Family Life

He grew up in Youngstown, Ohio.

Associated With

He was a devoted fan of Iggy Pop, and reportedly was the one to hand him the peanut butter he smeared on himself in a famous performance with the Stooges.