Maurice Gibb

Bee Gees Guitarist Maurice Gibb

Profession: Bee Gees Guitarist


Why Famous: Achieved international fame as guitarist of the Bee Gees.

Although his brothers Barry and Robin Gibb were the band's primary lead vocalists, most of the groups albums included at least one or two of his compositions.

Born: December 22, 1949
Birthplace: Douglas, Isle of Man

Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

Died: January 12, 2003 (aged 53)
Cause of Death: Cardiac arrest

Married Life

  • 1975-10-17 Bee Gees Maurice Gibb weds Yvonne Spencely

Historical Events in the Life of Maurice Gibb

  • 1968-03-17 Bee Gees make their US TV debut on "The Ed Sullivan Show" performing "To Love Somebody" and "Words"
  • 1978-01-21 Bee Gees' album "Saturday Night Fever" goes #1 for 24 weeks
  • 1997-05-06 Michael Jackson & Bee Gees inducted into Rock & Roll Hall of Fame

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