Marc Bolan was an English guitarist, singer-songwriter and poet best remembered for being the lead singer of the glam rock band T. Rex whose hits include Children of the Revolution and Get It On. He died tragically in a car accident in 1977. He was only 29 years old.
He was born to Phyllis Winifred and Simeon Feld. He was married to June Child from 1970 to 1977. In 1975, he fathered a son named Rolan Bolan with his girlfriend the renowned singer Gloria Jones.
He and fellow rock icon David Bowie were friends.
Throughout his life, he never learned how to drive a car because he feared he would die prematurely. Oddly enough, he ended up dying at a premature age in a car crash.
His girlfriend singer Gloria Jones was the driver of the car that crashed and claimed his life.
was a famous English singer-songwriter, guitarist, and poet,
who was born on
September 30, 1947. As a person born on this date, Marc Bolan is listed in our database as the 16th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 30) and the 69th most popular for the year (1947).
People born on September 30
fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales.
Marc Bolan is the 515th most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Marc Bolan's birthday, Marc Bolan is the 576th most famous English and ranks 4th in famous people born in Hackney, east London, England, UK.
In general, Marc Bolan ranks as the 5951st
most popular famous person, and the 634th most popular singer of all time.
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