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Tom Araya

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Birthday
6, 1961
Birthplace
Vina del Mar, Chile
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
6, 1961 (age 58)
Birthplace
Vina del Mar, Chile

About

Bassist and vocalist for the American metal band Slayer who was ranked #58 on 100 Greatest Metal Vocalists of All Time list from Hit Parader.

Before Fame

He was a respiratory therapist, saving up money to help Slayer release their first album.

Trivia

His songs are often about serial killers.

Family Life

He married Sandra Araya in 1995 and they welcomed two kids named Ariel Asa and Tomas Enrique Araya.

Associated With

He performs alongside guitarist Kerry King in Slayer.