Tiësto is a Dutch Producer and DJ who specializes in different genres of music. He started the “Black Hole” Label in 1997 together with Arny Bink.
His release of “In My Memory”, which was his maiden solo album created a headway for him in the world of music as the track became a major hit.
In 2004, he performed at the Olympics Opening Ceremony making him the first DJ to achieve such a feat.
His full name is Tijs Michiel Verwest. He was engaged to Stacey Blokzijl as at 2008 but the engagement was called off just a month later because he was not sure it was going to work.
DJ Magazine tagged him the World No 1 DJ three times in a row between 2002 and 2004 in their yearly Top 100 DJ’s Poll.
In 2016, he was also named on behalf of the Dance4Life foundation as their worldwide ambassador.
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Tiësto is a famous Dutch DJ and record producer, who was born on January 17, 1969. As a person born on this date, Tiësto is listed in our database as the 17th most popular celebrity for the day (January 17) and the 44th most popular for the year (1969).
People born on January 17 fall under the Zodiac sign of Capricorn, the Sea Goat. Tiësto is the 263rd most popular Capricorn.
Aside from information specific to Tiësto's birthday, Tiësto is the 20th most famous Dutch and ranks 1st in famous people born in Breda, North Brabant, Netherlands.
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