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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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F.A.Q. about John Lydon
When is his birthday?
John Lydon's birthday is on January 31, 1956.
In how many days is his birthday?
John's birthday is in 124 days
How old is he?
He is 66 years old.
Where is John from?
He was born in Holloway in London, England, UK.