Chris Cornell  American Musician

Current Status

Vicky Karayiannis and Chris Cornell have been married for 12 years. They were dating for 1 year after getting together in 2003 and were married in Mar 2004.


Chris Cornell was previously married to Susan Silver (1985 - 2004).

Chris Cornell has 3 children, Lillian Jean (16), Toni (11) and Christopher Nicholas (10).


Chris Cornell is a 52 year old American Musician. Born Christopher John Boyle on 20th July, 1964 in Seattle and educated at Shorewood High School, Shoreline, Washington, USA, he is famous for Soundgarden, Audioslave, Temple Of The Dog, solo work in a career that spans 1984–present. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Chris Cornell is a member of the following lists: Singers with a four-octave vocal range, Alternative metal guitarists and Alternative metal musicians.


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Dating History

Partner Comparison

Chris Cornell52 CancerMusician
Vicky Karayiannis38 Leo
Susan Silver58 CancerManager


Lillian Jean
Female28th June, 200016 years old
Female18th September, 200411 years old
Christopher Nicholas
Male5th December, 200510 years old


Chris Cornell: Nearly Forgot My Broken Heart2015Movie
Howard Stern on Demand2005TV Show
Black Hole Sun1994Chris CornellMovie


Posted commentsView all comments (17)

Tigerlady111Jun 15, 2013

Chris is a brilliant singer and a very nice guy. It is too bad he married into such a gold digging manipulative family. His own family and friends not to mention his daughter want nothing to do with them.

JosefinaHMay 1, 2013

This is a really old profile pic of Chris, he has his hair long now. Why all these nasty comments about his wife? Jealous I guess? I had a meet and greet with Chris a few years ago and she was there and was really lovely!

NatedogApr 15, 2013

I can not believe it either! Vicky karayiannis looks like a gargoyle!

JESSMar 25, 2013

I can not believe such a handsom man would chose to be with Vicky Karayiannis. She is a hag!

wallaMar 25, 2011

Jesus said unto us, I am the resurrection, and the life: he that believeth on me, though he die, yet shall he live;

KarinaOct 24, 2009

Chris is a dream, he is so handsome and very talented too.

Cornell07Dec 13, 2007

OMG! i saw him for the 1st time in Vegas at The Pearl Theater. the BEST show of my concert going career! always been a fan but finally got to see him up close. 5 word DAY_UM HE`S FINE IN PERSON!! hummina hummina! *drool*

valeJun 14, 2007

i love youuu!!

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Chris Cornell (born July 20, 1964) is an American rock musician and singer-songwriter, best known as the lead vocalist, primary songwriter and rhythm guitarist for Seattle rock band Soundgarden and as former lead vocalist and songwriter for the super...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship18 yrs, 10 mths
Shortest Relationship13 yrs, 8 mths
Average Relationship Length16 yrs, 3 mths
First Name Christopher
Middle Name John
Last Name Cornell
Full Name at Birth Christopher John Boyle
Alternative Name Chris Cornell
Age 52 years
Birthday 20th July, 1964
Birthplace Seattle
Height 6' 3" (191 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Distinctive Feature Curly Hair
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Religion Greek Orthodox
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Shorewood High School, Shoreline, Washington, USA
Occupation Text Songwriter
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Soundgarden, Audioslave, Temple Of The Dog, solo work
Music Genre (Text) Alternative metal, Post Grunge, Alternative Rock, Heavy Metal, Hard Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Post Grunge, Alternative Rock
Music Genre Alternative Rock
Year(s) Active 1984–present
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Drums, Piano, Mandolin, Bass Guitar, Harmonica, Banjo, Guitar
Record Label Sst, Sub Pop, A&m, Epic, Suretone, Interscope, Mosley Music, Sst, A&m
Associated Acts Soundgarden, Audioslave, Temple of the Dog, Center for Disease Control Boys, Eleven, Alice Cooper, Mad Season
Brand Endorsement John Varvatos (Model) [2006]
Official Websites,
Father Ed Boyle
Mother Karen Cornell
Brother Peter, Patrick
Sister Katy, Suzy, Maggie
Family Member Lillian Jean (daughter), Chris Cornell Jr. (Son), Toni Cornell (daughter)
Friend Eddie Vedder, Timbaland, Tom Morello, Jimmy Page, Kim Thayil
Favorite Colors Green, Grey
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