Brian Wilson is a celebrated American musician, music producer and singer-songwriter famed internationally for being the co-founder and leader of the iconic rock band The Beach Boys who are known for a string of popular songs such as Good Vibrations, Wouldn't It Be Nice and God Only Knows. He released his debut solo album Brian Wilson Presents Smile in 2004. He is regarded as one of the most influential figures in the entire history of popular music.
In 1988, he was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame along with the other members of the Beach Boys.
The Rolling Stones ranked him at #52 on its 2008 list of the 100 Greatest Singers of All Time and at #12 on its 2015 list of the 100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time.
He suffered brain damage in the 1980s as a result of his excessive use of drugs.
is a famous American singer-songwriter, musician, and producer,
who was born on
June 20, 1942. As a person born on this date, Brian Wilson is listed in our database as the 11th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 20) and the 24th most popular for the year (1942).
People born on June 20
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Brian Wilson is the 233rd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Brian Wilson's birthday, Brian Wilson is the 1560th most famous American and ranks 5th in famous people born in Hawthorne, California, U.S.
In general, Brian Wilson ranks as the 2724th
most popular famous person, and the 306th most popular singer of all time.
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