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Emma Bunton

Pop Star Emma Bunton
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Profession: Pop Star

Nationality:
United Kingdom
British

Why Famous: Member of the globally successful British girl group the Spice Girls. The Spice Girls are the most successful girl band ever and have sold over 85 million records worldwide.

Nicknamed "Baby Spice", Bunton went on to have a career as a solo artist, presenter and celebrity judge.

Born: January 21, 1976
Birthplace: London, England
Age: 45 years old

Generation: Generation X
Chinese Zodiac: Rabbit
Star Sign: Aquarius

Historical Events

  • 1996-07-08 British girls group the Spice Girls release their debut single "Wannabe" in the UK
  • 1996-11-04 British girls group the Spice Girls release their debut album "Spice", goes on to sell 23 million copies
  • 1997-12-08 8th Billboard Music Awards: LeAnn Rimes & Spice Girls win
  • 1997-12-15 "Spice World" movie directed by Bob Spiers and starring girl group the Spice Girls premieres in the UK
  • 1998-01-26 25th American Music Awards: Spice Girls & Babyface win
  • 2018-11-05 Spice Girls announce a new tour but without "Posh Spice", Victoria Beckham

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