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David Bowie

David Robert Jones

Age

69

Born

8 Jan 1947

Died

10 Jan 2016

David Bowie Bio Details

Full name

David Robert Jones

Also known as

Ziggy Stardust

Aladdin Sane

The Thin White Duke

Gender

Male

Age

69

Date of birth

8 Jan 1947

Birth place

Brixton, London, England, UK

Date of death:

10 Jan 2016

Place of death

New York City, New York, USA

Cause of death

Following an 18 month secret battle with cancer.

Occupations

Songwriter

Actor

Music Producer

Advertising Visualiser (1963)

Singer & Recording Artist (1964)

Broadway Actor (1980)

Education

Bromley Technical High School, Kent, United Kingdom (Finished 1963 (ca.))

Learned to play his first musical instrument, the saxophone, at the age of 12.
Left with a permanently damaged left eye after fighting with his friend George Underwood over a girl.
Began his legendary career as Davie Jones, changing it to David Bowie to avoid being confused with The Monkey's Davy Jones.
1969: Released his first hit single, Space Oddity which was written after Bowie had seen Stanley Kubrick's film 2001: A Space Odessey.  Previously released a self titled album that failed to chart and his first single Liza Jane/Louie Louie Go Home under the name Davie Jones with The King Bees.
1977: Recorded a duet of The Little Drummer Boy with Bing Crosby in 1977.  It was Crosby's last ever single.
1997: Embraced the web with an internet only release of Telling Lies in 1996 and launched his own internet provider called Bowienet.
Voice of Lord Royal Highness in SpongeBob SquarePants in 2007.
Has declined both a knighthood and CBE.
It is estimated that he has sold around 140 million albums over his career

Grammy Awards

1985 - Best Video Short Form
2006 - Lifetime Achievement Award
2017 - Best Rock Performance & Song & Alternative Album - Blackstar

Brit Awards

1984 - Best British Male
1996 - Outstanding Contribution
2014 - Best British Male Solo Artist
2016 - Icon Award
2017 - Best British Male & Best Album

David Bowie Siblings

Terry Burns

Half-brother

other parent: Jack Rosemberg

Annette Jones

Half-sister

other parent: Unknown

Myra Ann Burns

Half-sister

other parent: Unknown

Partners of 
David Bowie

Relationship History

Iman

Religious Ceremony

1 child together

religious ceremony 6 Jun 1992

Melissa Hurley

Broken Engagement

engaged from about 1990
until about 1990

Susan Sarandon

Relationship

relationship began about 1985
until about 1988

Tina Turner

Alleged Romance

alleged romance from circa 1985

Geeling Ng

Brief Liaison

brief liaison from about 1983
until about 1983

Oona Chaplin

Rumoured Romance

allegedly dating from 1980

Lulu

Relationship

relationship began 1974
until about 1974

Bette Midler

Brief Liaison

brief liaison from 1974
until 1974

Sir Mick Jagger

Alleged Affair

1973

Marianne Faithfull

Alleged Affair

1973

Ola Hudson

Brief Liaison

brief liaison from about 1973
until about 1973

Elizabeth Taylor

Close Friendship

close friendship from circa 1973

Bianca Jagger

Alleged Affair

1973 (ca.)

Cherry Vanilla

Alleged Affair

1973 (ca.)

Cyrinda Foxe-Tyler

Alleged Affair

1972 - 1972

Ava Cherry

Relationship

relationship began 1972
until about 1976

Lori Mattix

Relationship

relationship began about 1972

Claudia Lennear

Relationship

relationship began about 1971
until circa 1974

Bebe Buell

Alleged Affair

1971 (ca.)

Angie Bowie

Divorced

1 child together

married 19 Mar 1970
divorce 1980

Mary Finnigan

Relationship

relationship began Apr 1969
until Sep 1969

Calvin Mark Lee

Dated

dated from circa 1969

Hermione Farthingale

Relationship

relationship began 1968
until about Jan 1969

Lindsay Kemp

Dated

dated from after 1967

Dana Gillespie

Teenage Romance

teenage romance about 1963

Amanda Lear

Relationship

Tony Zanetta

Alleged Affair

Deborah Leng

Dated

Josette Caruso

Brief Liaison

Romy Haag

Alleged Affair

Ronnie Spector

Brief Liaison

Lesley Duncan

Affair

Ken PItt

Relationship

Coco Schwab

Affair

Professional Partners

Coco Schwab

Professional Working Relationship

working together from 1973

David Bowie Children

David Bowie Partner(s) Other Children

Duncan Jones

born 1971, age 45
with Angie Bowie

Son of Rock Legend David Bowie Blockbuster Film Director

Lexie Jones

born 2000, age 17 (approx.)
with Iman

Daughter of Rock Icon David Bowie

Zulekha Haywood

born 1979, age 38 (approx.)
step-child with Iman

Daughter of Former Supermodel Iman David Bowie's Step Daughter

Zulekha Haywood

born 1979, age 38 (approx.)
step-child with Iman

Daughter of Former Supermodel Iman David Bowie's Step Daughter

David Bowie Family

David Bowie's parents:

David Bowie's father was John Jones David Bowie's mother was Peggy Jones


David Bowie's former step-parents:

David Bowie's former step-mother is Hilda Jones


David Bowie's children:

David Bowie's son is Duncan Jones David Bowie's daughter is Lexie Jones David Bowie's step-daughter is Zulekha Haywood David Bowie's step-daughter is Zulekha Haywood


David Bowie's current partners:

David Bowie's wife was Iman


David Bowie's former partners:

David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Sir Mick Jagger David Bowie had a close friendship with Elizabeth Taylor David Bowie had a relationship with Susan Sarandon David Bowie allegedly had a romance with Tina Turner David Bowie had a relationship with Lulu David Bowie had a brief liaison with Bette Midler David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Marianne Faithfull David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Bianca Jagger David Bowie had a relationship with Hermione Farthingale David Bowie had a brief liaison with Ronnie Spector David Bowie had a brief liaison with Ola Hudson David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Cherry Vanilla David Bowie had a relationship with Ava Cherry David Bowie had a relationship with Lori Mattix David Bowie had a relationship with Claudia Lennear David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Bebe Buell David Bowie's former wife is Angie Bowie David Bowie had a relationship with Amanda Lear David Bowie dated Deborah Leng David Bowie is the former fiance of Melissa Hurley David Bowie had a brief liaison with Geeling Ng David Bowie was rumoured to had a romance with Oona Chaplin David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Cyrinda Foxe-Tyler David Bowie had a relationship with Mary Finnigan David Bowie dated Calvin Mark Lee David Bowie dated Lindsay Kemp David Bowie had a teenage romance with Dana Gillespie David Bowie had an affair with Winona Williams David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Tony Zanetta David Bowie had a brief liaison with Josette Caruso David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Romy Haag David Bowie dated Natasha Kornilof David Bowie dated Sabrina Stoppard David Bowie had an affair with Lesley Duncan David Bowie had a relationship with Ken PItt David Bowie had an affair with Coco Schwab David Bowie had an affair with Jean Millington


David Bowie's siblings:

David Bowie's half-brother was Terry Burns David Bowie's half-sister is Annette Jones David Bowie's half-sister is Myra Ann Burns


David Bowie's grandparents:

David Bowie's grandfather was Jimmy Burns David Bowie's grandmother was Margaret Burns David Bowie's grandfather was Robert Jones David Bowie's grandmother was Zillah Jones


David Bowie's great grandparents:

David Bowie's great grandfather was James Burns David Bowie's great grandmother was Margaret Burns


David Bowie's grandchildren:

David Bowie's grandson is Stanton David Jones


David Bowie's uncles and aunts:

David Bowie's aunt was Nora Burns David Bowie's uncle was Jimmy Burns David Bowie's aunt was Una Paulsen David Bowie's aunt is Vivian Burns David Bowie's aunt is Pat Burns


David Bowie's cousins:

David Bowie's cousin is Kristina Amadeus


David Bowie's in laws:

David Bowie's father in law is Mohamed Abdulmajid David Bowie's mother in law was Marian Abdulmajid David Bowie's grandmother in law is Habiba David Bowie's brother in law is Feisal Abdulmajid David Bowie's brother in law is Elias Abdulmajid David Bowie's sister in law is Nadia Abdulmajid David Bowie's sister in law is Idil Abdulmajid David Bowie's daughter in law is Rodene Jones


David Bowie's former in laws:

David Bowie's former father in law was Colonel George Barnett David Bowie's former mother in law was Lena Barnett David Bowie's former brother in law is Milton Barnett


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2000

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