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Bryan Adams

Singer Bryan Adams
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Profession: Singer


Why Famous: One of the world's best-selling music artists and Canadian rock artist of all time. Reckless and (Everything I Do) I Do It for You, best-selling singles.

Born: November 5, 1959
Birthplace: Kingston, Ontario, Canada
Age: 61 years old

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

Historical Events

  • 1986-06-15 Amnesty International "Conspiracy of Hope" tour concludes with megaconcert at Giants Stadium in Rutherford, New Jersey; participants include: U2; Sting; Bryan Adams; Peter Gabriel; Lou Reed; Neville Brothers; Joan Baez; Joan Armatrading; Joni Mitchell; The Police; Jackson Browne; Yoko Ono; Miles Davis; Peter, Paul & AMry; and The Hooters
  • 1991-06-18 "(Everything I Do) I Do It for You" single released by Bryan Adams (Billboard Song of the Year, 1991)
  • 2010-05-01 Canadian singer Bryan Adams is given the Governor General's Performing Arts Award for his 30 years of contributions to the arts

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