how tall is Dave Grohl Who is biography Height 2019,2020 Weight Body Statistics net worth AGE, Hair eye Color Born Name Nick Name Occupation dat mom Sun Sign ETC Nationality Education Residence Facts and Family Statistics Bio Age Height Weight Birthday Where when which why is Dave GrohlFull Name: Dave Grohl
Age: 50 years 6 months
Birth Date: January 14, 1969
Birth Place: Warren, Ohio, USA
Who is Dave Grohl?
Dave is an American singer, songwriter, musician, and director. Likely, he started playing guitar at a very young age and is self-taught for the most part. He later taught himself to play drums, citing John Banham as his biggest influence.
Grohl played drums for the grunge band ‘Nirvana’ from 1991 till 1994, after which the band broke up following the death of its lead singer, Kurt Cobain. After the sudden end of Nirvana, he went on to form his own band, ‘Foo Fighters’.
Dave Grohl: Age, Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity
Dave Grohl was born in Warren, Ohio, the United States on January 14, 1969. His birth name is David Eric Grohl. His father’s name is James Grohl and his mother’s name is Virginia Grohl. Whereas, his parents divorced when he was six and he was raised by his mother?
He has a sibling namely, Lisa Grohl. Dave holds American citizenship and mixed (Slovak- German- Irish) ethnicity. His birth sign is Capricorn.
Dave Grohl: Education, School/ College University
Talking about Dave’s education history, he enrolled as a freshman at Thomas Jefferson High School, Virginia. Then, he attended Bishop Ireton High School. Later, he Annandale High School, Virginia.
Dave Grohl: Professional Life, Career
Talking about his profession, at the age of 17, he auditioned and got selected to be the drummer in a hardcore punk band ‘Scream’ for which he dropped out of high school in his junior year. He traveled extensively with the band and recorded many live albums with them out of which ‘No More Censorship’ and ‘Fumble’ became very popular.
In the late 1990s, ‘Scream’ got disbanded and he went to Seattle to audition for ‘Nirvana’. He joined the band full-time after getting selected, and they signed a deal in due course of time with a major record label, ‘DGC Records’. Thereafter, the band recorded their first album ‘Nevermind’ and released it.
Before heading on to their European tour in 1994, he and Krist Novoselic of Nirvana fame worked on many demos at Robert Lang Studios in Seattle. The duo together completed many of his songs until the arrival of Cobain. During 1994, the band came to a halt with Kurt Cobain’s death.
In May 1997, the ‘Foo Fighters’ came out with their second album, ‘The colors and the shape’. The album soon became a chartbuster including several smash-hits such as ‘Ever-Long’, ‘My Hero’ etc.
In June 2008, he joined Paul McCartney’s band for a concert at the Anfield Football Stadium, Liverpool which was organized as one of the major events of the English city’s year as ‘European Capital of Culture’.
Dave Grohl: Awards, Nomination
He was nominated for Outstanding Directing for Nonfiction Programming for Sonic Highways (2014) at Primetime Emmy Awards, Grammy Awards he won Sound City (2013) at Cinema Eye Audience Choice Prize in 2014.
Dave Grohl: Net Worth ($280M), Income, Salary
He has an estimated net worth of around $280 million and he has earned that sum of money from his professional career.
Dave Grohl: Rumors and Controversy/ Scandal
There was a rumor that Dave Grohl dated actress Winona Ryder and hooked up with singer Christina Aguilera. Currently, he is far from rumors and controversies.
Body Measurements: Height, Weight, Body Size
Dave Grohl has a height of 6 feet and he weighs 78Kg. Dave’s hair color is dark brown and his eyes color is hazel.