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us: Bowie, David


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  • Variants

    • us: Jones, David Robert
    • us: Jones, Davy, 1947-2016
    • us: Stardust, Ziggy
    • us: Ziggy Stardust
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1947-01-08
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 2016-01-10
    • Activity Start

        (edtf) 1964
    • Activity End

        (edtf) 2016
    • Birth Place

        (naf) Brixton (London, England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Gender

        male
    • Associated Language

        eng
  • Sources

    • found: His Aladdin Sane. [Phonodisc] 1973.
    • found: Cann, K. David Bowie, a chronology, 1984, c1983: t.p. (David Bowie) p. 11, etc. (b. David Robert Jones, Brixton, London; uses stage name David Bowie since 1966, but has never officially changed it; Davy Jones)
    • found: Moonage daydream, 2005: t.p. (Ziggy Stardust)
    • found: Wikipedia, July 4, 2006 (David Bowie; b. Jan. 8, 1947; re-emerged in 1972 under the guise of the flamboyant, androgynous alter ego Ziggy Stardust) Oct. 31, 2012 (David Bowie; David Robert Jones (born 8 January 1947), known by his stage name David Bowie; English musician, actor, record producer and arranger; re-emerged in 1972 during the glam rock era with the flamboyant, androgynous alter ego Ziggy Stardust; genres: Rock, glam rock, art rock, pop; occupations: Musician, singer-songwriter, record producer, actor; years active: 1964-present)
    • found: New York times WWW site, viewed Jan. 11, 2016 (David Bowie; b. David Robert Jones, Jan. 8, 1947, London; d. Sunday [Jan. 10, 2016], aged 69; infinitely changeable, fiercely forward-looking songwriter who taught generations of musicians about the power of drama, images, and personas; his last album, Blackstar, was released on Friday [Jan. 8, 2016])
  • LC Classification

    • ML420.B754
  • Change Notes

    • 1981-11-20: new
    • 2016-01-11: revised
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