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Alice Cooper

Rocker Alice Cooper
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Full Name: Vincent Damon Furnier
Profession: Rocker

United States of America

Why Famous: Considered by fans and peers alike to be "The Godfather of Shock Rock".

The original Alice Cooper band broke into the international music mainstream with the 1971 hit "I'm Eighteen" from the album Love It to Death, which was followed by the even bigger single "School's Out" in 1972.

Born: February 4, 1948
Birthplace: Detroit, Michigan, USA
Age: 73 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Pig
Star Sign: Aquarius

Married Life

  • 1976-03-20 Rocker Alice Cooper (28) weds choreographer Sheryl Goddard in Acapulco, Mexico

Historical Events

  • 1975-06-23 Rocker Alice Cooper falls off stage in Vancouver, breaks 6 ribs

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