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Idol, Billy

LC control no.n 84040476
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationML420.I33 Biography
Personal name headingIdol, Billy
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Variant(s)Broad, William
Broad, Willem Wolfe
See alsoCorporate body: Generation X (Musical group)
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Birth date19551130
Place of birthStanmore (London, England)
Field of activityRock music
Profession or occupationSingers Rock musicians
Found inRussell, K. Billy Idol, c1985: CIP t.p. (Billy Idol) galley (b. in England, 11-30, probably 1956; real name: William Broad)
All music guide WWW site, Jan. 6, 2006 (Billy Idol; b. William Michael Albert Broad, Nov. 30, 1955, Middlesex, England)
Int. ww in pop. mus., 7th ed. (Idol, Billy; b. Willem Wolfe Broad, Nov. 30, 1955, Stanmore, Middlesex, England; British singer, musician (guitar), and composer)
Contemporary musicians: v. 55 (Idol, Billy; b. William Broad, Nov. 30, 1955, Stanmore, England; singer, songwriter)
Wikipedia, January 14, 2015 (William Michael Albert Broad; born 30 November 1955; known professionally as Billy Idol; English rock musician, songwriter and actor; first achieved fame in the punk rock era as a member of the band Generation X)
Associated languageeng