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About Mark Knopfler
Mark Knopfler is a British musician and guitarist. He is best known as the founder, lead vocalist and songwriter of the band Dire Straits. He has recorded 6 studio albums with the band, 8 solo albums and he has composed 8 film scores.
He has collaborated with Tina Turner, Bob Dylan, Sting, Eric Clapton, Bruan Ferry and Emmylou Harris, among others. He has sold more than 100 million albums worldwide and Rolling Stone Magazine ranked him at No 27 on their list of the Greatest Guitarists of All Time.
He has won 4 Grammy Awards and 3 Brit Awards.
His Personal Life
He has been married 3 times and he has 4 children.
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Famous quotes by Mark Knopfler
I don't like definitions, but if there is a definition of freedom, it would be when you have control over your reality to transform it, to change it, rather than having it imposed upon you. You can't really ask for more than.Mark Knopfler
The music just tends to be a vehicle for that poetry.Mark Knopfler
There happened to be guitar classes at the college, and there was a guitar teacher there with whom I used to play. In addition, I also would go out into country schools and teach little kids basic guitar and singing a few times a week.Mark Knopfler
Mark Knopfler's Popularity
Mark Knopfler is a famous British musician and guitarist, who was born on August 12, 1949. As a person born on this date, Mark Knopfler is listed in our database as the 20th most popular celebrity for the day (August 12) and the 29th most popular for the year (1949).
People born on August 12 fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion. Mark Knopfler is the 506th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Mark Knopfler's birthday, Mark Knopfler is the 91st most famous British and ranks 4th in famous people born in Glasgow, Scotland.
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