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About John Lydon
He is a British singer, musician and songwriter, who is professionally known as Johnny Rotten. He is mostly known for being a member of the then-English punk rock band, "Sex Pistols" – a group which spanned between 1975 and 1978 but resurrected between the 1990s and 2000s.
He is also credited for being a member of the English post-punk band, "Public Image Ltd" which reigned between 1978 and 1993 and resurfaced in 2009. Some of his works consists of; "The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle" (1979), "Filthy Lucre Live" (1996), "Sex Pistols Box Set" (2002), "The Filth and the Fury" (2009), and others.
His father is John Lydon while his mother is Eileen Lydon. He is a sibling of Jimmy, Bobby and Martin Lydon. He got married to actress, Nora Forster in 1979. He became a stepdad to vocalist, Ari Up, who passed away in 2010 – she was the daughter of Forster.
He was named the "Most Wonderful Human Being" at the 1976 and 1977 NME Awards.
He received a "Porin Special Merit Award for Achievement in Music" in 2013.
His work "Mr Rotten's Scrapbook" earned him the "Best Music Book" at the 2011 NME Awards and he also received the "Face of the Decade" award in 1979.
He possesses Irish, British and American citizenships.
He is a fan of Oscar Wilde.
In addition to music, he is also good at drawing and painting.
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John Lydon's Popularity
John Lydon is a famous English rock musician, who was born on January 31, 1956. As a person born on this date, John Lydon is listed in our database as the 81st most popular celebrity for the day (January 31) and the 171st most popular for the year (1956).
People born on January 31 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. John Lydon is the 1852nd most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to John Lydon's birthday, John Lydon is the 2425th most famous English.
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