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Billy Corgan

Musician Billy Corgan
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Profession: Musician

United States of America

Why Famous: The Smashing Pumpkins

Born: March 17, 1967
Birthplace: Chicago, Illinois, USA
Age: 53 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Goat/Sheep
Star Sign: Pisces

Historical Events

  • 2003-09-17 Billy Corgan presents his poetry at the Art Institute of Chicago's Rubloff Auditorium
  • 2005-06-21 Billy Corgan releases "TheFutureEmbrace", his first solo album
  • 2009-03-10 Billy Corgan testifies in front of Congress, on behalf of the musicFIRST Coalition, in support of H.R. 848, the Performance Rights Act
  • 2016-09-08 Billy Corgan announces a new solo album, recorded with producer Rick Rubin, via a Facebook live video
  • 2017-05-01 Billy Corgan agrees to purchase the National Wrestling Alliance (NWA)

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