Jello Biafra is an American singer-songwriter known for being the lead vocalist and primary songwriter of the hardcore punk band Dead Kennedys.
After the disbandment of Dead Kennedys, he went on to establish a solo career as a spoken word artist, releasing several spoken word albums
such as 1987’s No More Cocoons and 2002’s Machine Gun in the Clown's Hand.
He is the son of Virginia and Stanley Wayne Boucher. He had a sister named Julie J. Boucher.
In 1979, he ran unsuccessfully for Mayor of San Francisco.
In 1986, he was charged and tried for obscenity. He was eventually acquitted.
His sister, Julie, died in 1996 in a mountain-climbing accident.
In 1998, he was sued by the other members of Dead Kennedys for denying them royalties.
I don't think it's too hippie to want to clean up the planet so you don't wind up dying of some kind of cancer when you're 45 years old. It enrages me that these big cancer-research organizations can't be bothered to man the front lines of environmental protest.Jello Biafra
I've been to enough other countries in the world to know what happens when you have socialized single-payer health care. It works. People don't get sick as much. They don't lose their life savings with a catastrophic illness like cancer or AIDS.Jello Biafra
If you love god, burn a church.Jello Biafra
It depends on the situation. I mean, on one hand there's the argument that people should be left alone on the other hand, there's the argument to wade in a stop slaughters in places like Bosnia and Kosovo and what we probably should have done in Rwanda.Jello Biafra
Respecting other people's cultures is well and good, but I draw the line at where some branches of Islam, what they do to women. It's indefensible.Jello Biafra
That's the way both they and I travel sometimes. Pick road at random, and when it's time to pull over, you pull over and hope you can find a place to crash.Jello Biafra
You can spend the money on new housing for poor people and the homeless, or you can spend it on a football stadium or a golf course.Jello Biafra
is a famous American singer, musician, and activist,
who was born on
June 17, 1958. As a person born on this date, Jello Biafra is listed in our database as the 21st
most popular celebrity for the day (June 17) and the 82nd most popular for the year (1958).
People born on June 17
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Jello Biafra is the 668th most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Jello Biafra's birthday, Jello Biafra is the 4343rd most famous American and ranks 4th in famous people born in Boulder, Colorado, U.S.
In general, Jello Biafra ranks as the 7924th
most popular famous person, and the 862nd most popular singer of all time.
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