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Robin Gibb

Singer-songwriter Robin Gibb
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Profession: Singer-songwriter


Biography: Best known as a member of the Bee Gees, which was co-founded with his fraternal twin brother Maurice and older brother Barry.

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

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Ox
Star Sign: Capricorn

Died: May 20, 2012 (aged 62)
Cause of Death: Colon and liver cancer

Articles and Photos

Married Life

  • 1985-07-31 Bee Gees member Robin Gibb (35) weds author and artist Dwina Murphy

Historical Events

  • 1967-11-05 The Hither Green rail crash in the United Kingdom kills 49 people. The survivors include Bee Gee Robin Gibb.