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Steve Howe

Rock Guitarist Steve Howe

Profession: Rock Guitarist

Nationality:
England
English

Why Famous: British musician Steve Howe joined the band Yes in 1970 and helped lead them to critical and commercial success with his experimental guitar playing and songwriting abilities. After leaving in 1981, he rejoined the group in the 1990s. In 2017 was inducted into the Rock and Roll hall of Fame as a member of the band.

Howe has also had success performing with other bands including GTR, and Asia and has released regular solo albums throughout his career.

Born: April 8, 1947
Birthplace: London, England, United Kingdom
Age: 74 years old

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

Historical Events

  • 1971-02-19 Progressive rock band Yes release their break-through third studio album "The Yes Album"

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