On This Day

Iggy Pop

Rocker Iggy Pop
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Full Name: James Osterberg
Profession: Rocker

United States of America

Biography: The Stooges vocalist and solo artist known for his stage performances.

Born: April 21, 1947
Birthplace: Muskegon, Michigan, USA
Age: 75 years old

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

Historical Events

  • 1973-02-07 The Stooges release their 3rd album "Raw Power"
  • 1977-08-29 Iggy Pop releases his second album "Lust for Life", a collaboration with David Bowie
  • 1990-04-07 Farm Aid IV concert at Hoosier Dome (Indianapolis, Indiana features Bonnie Raitt, John Mellencamp, John Hiatt, Carl Perkins, Arlo Guthrie, Garth Brooks, Bruce Hornsby, Elton John, Lou Reed, Taj Mahal, Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young, Willie Nelson, Iggy Pop, and others
  • 2010-03-15 Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: ABBA; Genesis; Jimmy Cliff; The Hollies; The Stooges; David Geffen; Barry Mann & Cynthia Weil; Ellie Greenwich & Jeff Barry; Jesse Stone; Mort Shuman; and Otis Blackwell

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