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Robert Plant

Rock Vocalist Robert Plant
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Profession: Rock Vocalist


Why Famous: Lead vocalist and lyricist of the rock band Led Zeppelin.

With a career spanning more than 40 years and possessing a powerful wide vocal range (particularly using his trademark high-pitched vocals), he is regarded as one of the greatest singers in the history of rock and roll.

Born: August 20, 1948
Birthplace: West Bromwich, England
Age: 72 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Rat
Star Sign: Leo

Married Life

  • 1968-11-09 Led Zeppelin lead singer Robert Plant (19) weds Maureen Wilson (19)

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