Frank Zappa

Frank Zappa
1940 - 1993

Frank Zappa  American Musician


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Frank Zappa passed away on 4th Dec 1993 aged 52.


Frank Zappa was previously married to Gail Zappa (1967 - 1993) and Kay Sherman (1960).

He was in relationships with Nigey Lennon, Cynthia Plaster Caster and Pamela Des Barres.

Frank Zappa had encounters with Connie Hamzy (1988) and Janice Dickinson.


American Musician Frank Zappa passed away on 4th Dec 1993 Los Angeles, California aged 52. Born Frank Vincent Zappa on 21st December, 1940 in Baltimore, Maryland, USA and educated at Antelope Valley High School, Lancaster, CA (1958) and Mission Bay High School in San Diego, Frank Zappa is most remembered for Freak Out in a career that spanned 1955–93. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Frank Zappa is a member of the following lists: American male composers, People from Edgewood, Maryland and Contemporary classical composers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 57 years, 10 months 42 years, 11 months 27 years
Dating3 - - -
Encounter2 29 years, 10 months 14 years, 5 months -
Total7 57 years, 10 months 16 years, 1 month 27 years


First Name Frank
Middle Name Vincent
Last Name Zappa
Full Name at Birth Frank Vincent Zappa
Alternative Name The Mothers of invention
Age 52 (age at death) years
Birthday 21st December, 1940
Birthplace Baltimore, Maryland, USA
Died 4th December, 1993
Place of Death Los Angeles, California
Cause of Death Prostate cancer
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Drooping mustache
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Atheist
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
High School Antelope Valley High School, Lancaster, CA (1958), Mission Bay High School in San Diego
Occupation Text Composer, Singer-songwriter, Guitarist, Producer, Film Director
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Freak Out
Music Genre (Text) Rock, jazz, classical, electronic, experimental, avant-garde
Music Genre Rock, Pop/Rock, Clinical
Year(s) Active 1955–93
Music Style Hard Rock, Prog-Rock, Jazz-Rock, Comedy Rock, Experimental Rock, Alternative/ Indie Rock, Art Rock, Jazz, Progressive Jazz, Album Rock, Avant-Garde, Comedy, Novelty, Experimental, Computer Music, Classical, Comedy/Spoken, Fusion, Proto-Punk
Music Mood Acerbic, Confrontational, Uncompromising, Eccentric, Knotty, Ironic, Whimsical, Theatrical, Witty, Brash, Rousing, Freewheeling, Snide, Humorous, Elaborate, Sardonic, Wry, Visceral, Clinical, Playful, Complex, Producer
Instrument Guitar (Electric), Vocals, Arranger, Keyboards, Guitar
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, bass, keyboards, synclavier, drums, percussion, bouzouki, bass guitar
Record Label Verve, Bizarre, Straight, DiscReet, Zappa, Barking Pumpkin
Associated Acts The Mothers of Invention, Captain Beefheart
Official Websites,, Musical career
Father Francis Vincent Zappa
Mother Rose Marie (née Colimore)
Family Member Moon Zappa (daughter), Dweezil Zappa (son), Ahmet Zappa (son), Diva Zappa (daughter)
Friend Lucy Offerrall (GTO member ,family friend), Cindy Wells (GTO member), Pamela Des Barres (GTO member,family friend), Christine Frka (GTO member,family friend)

Frank Vincent Zappa (December 21, 1940 – December 4, 1993) was an American musician, songwriter, composer, record producer, actor and filmmaker. In a career spanning more than 30 years, Zappa composed rock, jazz, orchestral and musique concrète works. He also directed feature-length films and music videos, and designed album covers. Zappa produced almost all of the more than 60 albums he released with the band the Mothers of Invention and as a solo artist. While in his teens, he acquired a taste for 20th-century classical composers such as Edgard Varèse, Igor Stravinsky, and Anton Webern, along with 1950s rhythm and blues music. He began writing classical music in high school, while at the same time playing drums in rhythm and blues bands; he later switched to electric guitar.

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Partner Comparison

Frank Zappa52 SagittariusMusician
Connie Hamzy63 CapricornPersonality
Gail Zappa70 CapricornRelative
Kay Sherman-
Janice Dickinson61 AquariusModel
Pamela Des Barres68 VirgoPersonality
Nigey Lennon62 CancerMusician
Cynthia Plaster Caster69 GeminiArtist


Moon UnitFemale28th September, 196749 years old
DweezilMale5th September, 196947 years old
Ahmet EmuukhaMale15th May, 197442 years old
Diva MuffinFemale30th July, 197937 years old


The Ren & Stimpy Show1991The PopeTV Show
Miami Vice1984Mario FuenteTV Show
Faerie Tale Theatre1982AttillaTV Show
200 Motels1971Member of Mothers of Invention (uncredited)Movie
Head1968The CriticMovie
Sex in Today's World1968Short Film
The Monkees1966Mike NesmithTV Show
The Steve Allen Playhouse1962GuestTV Show


Posted commentsView all comments (12)

wjerryzOct 11, 2015

The Frank Zappa bust is coming to Baltimore. Frank's home town.

rn_tracy1_rnApr 23, 2013

Frank can RIP knowing he changed Rock N Roll

EwenCoops11May 1, 2010

Frank was a total genius!

biddlesOct 18, 2008

oh my god he`s KING

JArataApr 26, 2008

I just got done reading "The Real Frank Zappa Book" and he was one of the most intelligent men to ever rock Rock

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