About Freddie Mercury
September 05, 1946 - November 24, 1991
|Place of Birth||:||East African island of Zanzibar, Zanzibar|
|Also Known As||:||Farrokh Bulsara, Queen|
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Freddie Mercury (born 5 September 1946 – 24 November 1991) was a British singer, songwriter, record producer, and lead vocalist of the rock band Queen. He was known for his flamboyant stage persona and four-octave vocal range. He formed Queen in 1970 with guitarist Brian May and drummer Roger Taylor. His charismatic stage performances often saw him interact with the audience, as displayed at the 1985 Live Aid concert. He also led a solo career and served as a producer and guest musician for other artists. He died in 1991 at age 45 due to complications from AIDS. Description above is from the Wikipedia article Freddie Mercury, licensed under CC-BY-SA, full list of contributors on Wikipedia.