Steve Peregrin Took  British Musician

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Steve Peregrin Took passed away on 27th Oct 1980 aged 31.


Steve Peregrin Took is a 31 year old British Musician. Born Stephen Ross Porter on 28th July, 1949 in Eltham, South London, England, he is famous for T-Rex in a career that spans 1967–1980. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Steve Peregrin Took is a member of the following lists: 20th-century English musicians, Musicians from Kent and Pseudonymous musicians.


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    Steve Peregrin Took (born Stephen Ross Porter; 28 July 1949 – 27 October 1980) was an English musician. He is best known for his membership of the duo Tyrannosaurus Rex with Marc Bolan. After breaking with Bolan, he concentrated on his own singer-son...

    First Name Steve
    Middle Name Peregrin
    Last Name Took
    Full Name at Birth Stephen Ross Porter
    Alternative Name Steve Faramir Took, Steve Peregrin Took, Tookie
    Age 31 (age at death) years
    Birthday 28th July, 1949
    Birthplace Eltham, South London, England
    Died 27th October, 1980
    Place of Death London, England, UK
    Cause of Death Choked on a Cocktail Cherry
    Build Slim
    Eye Color Brown - Dark
    Hair Color Brown - Dark
    Zodiac Sign Leo
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality British
    Occupation Text Drummer, bass player (1967–1969), lead vocalist & guitarist (1970–1980)
    Occupation Musician
    Claim to Fame T-Rex
    Music Genre (Text) Underground music, Rock, psychedelic pop
    Year(s) Active 1967–1980
    Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, bass guitar, drums, percussions
    Associated Acts Tyrannosaurus Rex, Shagrat & Steve Took's Horns, Shagrat, Steve Took's Horns
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