Why Famous: Sting holds a reputation as one of the most talented musicians and literate songwriters in the world.
He was the lead singer and bassist for rock band The Police between 1977-84 before successfully launching his solo career.
- 1992-08-20 Rocker Sting weds Trudie Styler at an 11th century chapel in Wiltshire, England
- 1988-07-13 Sting performs his 1st Rain Forest benefit concert
- 1991-02-02 Sting scores his second UK #1 album with 'The Soul Cages'
- 1994-03-01 36th Grammy Awards: "I Will Always Love You"; Whitney Houston; Sting; Toni Braxton; Mary Chapin-Carpenter win
- 1994-10-04 Keith Moore is charged with stealing $5,000,000 from Sting