David Johansen

David Johansen

David Johansen  American Singer


Who is he dating right now?

Mara Hennessey and David Johansen have been married for 8 years since 2013. view relationship


David Johansen was previously married to Kate Simon (1988 - 2004) and Cyrinda Foxe (1973 - 1977).

David Johansen has been in a relationship with Angie Bowie.

David Johansen has had encounters with Nancy Spungen (1975), Morgana Welch and Queenie.


David Johansen is a 71 year old American Singer. Born David Roger Johansen on 9th January, 1950 in Staten Island, NY, he is famous for Lead Singer of the New York Dolls & Buster Poindexter. His zodiac sign is Capricorn.

David Johansen is a member of the following lists: American male singers, 1950 births and People from Staten Island.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 21 years 12 years, 1 month 5 years
Dating1 - - -
Encounter3 46 years, 5 months 15 years, 5 months -
Total7 46 years, 5 months 11 years, 10 months 5 years


First Name David
Middle Name Roger
Last Name Johansen
Full Name at Birth David Roger Johansen
Alternative Name Buster Poindexter
Age 71 years
Birthday 9th January, 1950
Birthplace Staten Island, NY
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Straight
Religion Other
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actor
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Lead Singer of the New York Dolls & Buster Poindexter
Music Genre (Text) Glam rock, proto-punk, hard rock, lounge, calypso, punk rock
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1968–present
Music Style Rock & Roll, Hard Rock, Punk/New Wave, New York Punk, Blues, Folk-Blues
Music Mood Brash, Freewheeling, Rambunctious, Confident, Rousing, Yearning, Aggressive, Fiery, Warm, Stylish, Boisterous, Street-Smart, Raucous, Energetic, Tender
Instrument Harmonica, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, harmonica, GUITAR
Associated Acts New York Dolls
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) N2N Entertainment, Inc.
Brand Endorsement (1987-89) Print ads: Amaretto di Saronno ("Amaretto di Buster")
Official Websites www.facebook.com/officialBusterPoindexter?ref=ts&fref=ts, www.nndb.com/people/031/000024956/, www.allmusic.com/artist/david-johansen-mn0000181329

David Roger Johansen (sometimes spelled David Jo Hansen; born January 9, 1950) is an American singer, songwriter and actor. He is best known as a member of the seminal proto-punk band the New York Dolls. He is also known for his work under the pseudonym Buster Poindexter, and for playing the Ghost of Christmas Past in Scrooged.

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David Johansen71 CapricornSinger
Mara Hennessey-
Kate Simon-Photographer
Nancy Spungen20 PiscesOther
Cyrinda Foxe50 PiscesActress
Morgana Welch65 AriesWriter
Angie Bowie71 LibraModel


Above the Shadows2019RonMovie
A Very Murray Christmas2015The BartenderTV Show
Glass Chin2014Stanley LooriMovie
B.I.I.D.2013BlasShort Film
Coda2005August WestShort Film
Crooked Lines2003CharlieMovie
Teen Titans2003Ding Dong Daddy DowdTV Show
God Is on Their Side2002God (as Buster Poindexter)Movie
Campfire Stories2001Ranger BillMovie
Deadline2000BennyTV Show
200 Cigarettes1999Tiki BartenderMovie
The Tic Code1999MarvinMovie
Cupid1998Homeless Guy in Park, NarratorTV Show
Cats Don't Dance1997Bus Driver (voice)Movie
Nick and Jane1997CarterMovie
The Deli1997The CabbieMovie
Oz1997Eli ZabitzTV Show
Burnzy's Last Call1995AndreMovie
The Weinerville Chanukah Special1995Gonsah K'nocker (as Buster Poindexter)TV Movie
Car 54, Where Are You?1994Officer Gunther ToodyMovie
Mr. Nanny1993Tommy ThanatosMovie
Naked in New York1993Orangutan (voice)Movie
The Adventures of Pete & Pete1992Park Ranger ThorsenTV Show
Desire and Hell at Sunset Motel1991AuggieMovie
Tales from the Darkside: The Movie1990Halston (segment "Cat From Hell")Movie
Let It Ride1989LooneyMovie
Candy Mountain1988Keith BurnsMovie
Gandahar1988Shayol (English version, voice)Movie
Married to the Mob1988'The Priest'Movie
Scrooged1988Ghost of Christmas PastMovie
The Equalizer1985GarnetTV Show
CBS Schoolbreak Special1984Freddy KayTV Show
Miami Vice1984Singer at PartyTV Show
The New Show1984Self, VariousTV Show
Late Night with David Letterman1982Buster PoindexterTV Show
Arena1975Buffalo BillTV Show
Saturday Night Live1975Buster Poindexter, Buster Poindexter - Musical GuestTV Show
The Magical World of Disney1954Buster PoindexterTV Show
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