Björk

Singer Björk Full Name: Björk [Björk Guðmundsdóttir]
Nationality:

Icelandic

Profession: Singer
Why Famous: Famous initially as the lead singer of the alternative rock band "The Sugarcubes", she has developed an eclectic and avant-garde musical style over her three-decade solo career that incorporates a range of musical styles.

Critics have praised her innovative approach to singing and song composition, and some believe she is the most important musician of her generation.

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Born: November 21, 1965 (52 years old)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Reykjavik, Iceland

Historical Events in the Life of Björk

  • 1993-07-05 Icelandic musician Björk releases her 1st solo album "Debut"
  • 1995-06-13 Björk releases her 2nd solo album "Post"
  • 2000-05-25 53rd Cannes Film Festival: "Dancer in the Dark" directed by Lars von Trier and starring Björk (Best Actress) wins the Palme d'Or

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