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About Bert Jansch
After moving to London in 1963, Bert Jansch began performing in cafes and bars alongside a couple of his friends. It was through these performances that he met renowned producer and engineer, Bill Leader. In 1965, he released his maiden album titled “Bert Jansch”.
Two years later, he formed the folk-jazz musical group called Pentangle alongside John Renbourn, and Jacqui McShee. He helped the band to record many albums including “Cruel Sister”, “Sweet Child” and “Reflection”. As a solo artiste, he issued over 20 albums.
- Heather Sewell (married in 1968)
- Loren Jansch
He was a product of Ainslie Park Secondary School.
Considered as one of the leading figures in British folk music, Jansch received lots of accolades including:
- BBC Folk Awards – “Lifetime Achievement Awards” – 2001, 1007
- MOJO Merit Award– 2006
He died of lung cancer in 2011.
He worked as a gardener during the 1970s.
He was influenced by Brownie McGhee, Anne Briggs, and Big Bill Broonzy.
Bert Jansch Rank
F.A.Q. about Bert Jansch
When is his birthday?
Bert Jansch's birthday is on November 3, 1943.
In how many days is his birthday?
Bert Jansch's birthday is in 7 days
How old was Bert Jansch when he died?
He was 67 years old.
When did he die?
He died in October 5, 2011.
How old would he be today?
Bert Jansch would be 77 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Bert Jansch from?
He was born in Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Bert Jansch's Popularity
Bert Jansch was a famous Scottish singer-songwriter and guitarist, who was born on November 3, 1943. As a person born on this date, Bert Jansch is listed in our database as the 75th most popular celebrity for the day (November 3) and the 141st most popular for the year (1943).
People born on November 3 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Bert Jansch is the 1974th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Bert Jansch's birthday, Bert Jansch is the 166th most famous Scottish and ranks 11th in famous people born in Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
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