Rory Gallagher

Rory Gallagher
1948 - 1995

Rory Gallagher  Irish Personality

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Rory Gallagher passed away on 14th Jun 1995 aged 47.

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Rory Gallagher is a 47 year old Irish Personality born on 14th March, 1948 in Ballyshannon, Ireland. His zodiac sign is Pisces

Rory Gallagher is a member of the following lists: People from Ballyshannon, Musicians from Cork (city) and Irish mandolinists.

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First Name Rory
Last Name Gallagher
Alternative Name Liam Rory Gallagher
Age 47 (age at death) years
Birthday 14th March, 1948
Birthplace Ballyshannon, Ireland
Died 14th June, 1995
Cause of Death Liver Damage
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Nationality Irish
Occupation Text Musician, songwriter, bandleader, producer
Occupation Personality
Music Genre (Text) Blues, blues-rock, hard rock, R&B, rock and roll, jazz, folk, skiffle, blues rock, Rock, blues
Music Genre Blues
Year(s) Active 1963–1995
Music Style Pop/Rock, Blues-Rock, British Blues, Regional Blues
Music Mood Lively, Restrained, Boisterous, Sentimental, Yearning, Hopeful
Instrument Guitar, Harmonica, Vocals, Slide Guitar
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, bass, mandolin, saxophone, sitar, harmonica, banjo, dulcimer, dobro
Record Label Polydor, Chrysalis, Buddah, Castle
Associated Acts Taste
Official Websites http://www.rorygallagher.com/

William Rory Gallagher (/ˈrɔːri ˈɡæləhər/ GAL-ə-hər; 2 March 1948 – 14 June 1995) was an Irish blues and rock multi-instrumentalist, songwriter, and bandleader. Born in Ballyshannon, County Donegal, and brought up in Cork, Gallagher recorded solo albums throughout the 1970s and 1980s, after forming the band Taste during the late 1960s. He was a talented guitarist known for his charismatic performances and dedication to his craft. Gallagher's albums have sold in excess of 30 million copies worldwide. Gallagher received a liver transplant in 1995, but died of complications later that year in London, UK at the age of 47.

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