Guns & Roses in History

Events in Music

Music releaseAlbum Release

1987-07-21 Guns & Roses debut album "Appetite for Destruction" is released, and becomes the best-selling debut album of all time with more than 30 million copies sold

Rocker and Singer-Songwriter Axl Rose
Rocker and Singer-Songwriter
Axl Rose

Birthdays in Music


Person of interestAxl Rose

1962-02-06 Axl Rose [William Bailey], American singer & songwriter (Guns & Roses), born in Lafayette, Indiana

Rocker and Singer-Songwriter Axl Rose
Rocker and Singer-Songwriter
Axl Rose
  • 1962-04-08 Izzy Stradlin [Jeff Isabelle], American guitarist (Guns & Roses), born in Lafayette, Indiana
  • 1965-01-22 Steven Adler [Michael Coletti], American rock drummer and songwriter (Guns & Roses, 1985-90), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • 1965-07-23 Slash [Saul Hudson], English-American rock guitarist & songwriter (Guns N' Roses-Sweet Child o' Mine), born in London, England

Weddings in Music


LovePerson of Interest

1990-04-28 Guns & Roses' singer Axl Rose marries Erin Everly (annulled same year)

Rocker and Singer-Songwriter Axl Rose
Rocker and Singer-Songwriter
Axl Rose

Divorces in Music

  • 1990-04-01 Guns & Roses' Duff McKagan divorces Mandy Brix, lead singer for Lame Flames