Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler

Mark Knopfler  British Guitarist


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Mark Knopfler was previously married to Kitty Aldridge (1997), Lourdes Salamone (1983 - 1993) and Kathy White.

Mark Knopfler has been in relationships with Holly Beth Vincent (Musician) (1979 - 1981) and Anna von Freienwalde.


Mark Knopfler is a 72 year old British Guitarist. Born Mark Freuder Knopfler on 5th August, 1949 in Glasgow, Scotland, he is famous for Dire Straits in a career that spans 1965–present. His zodiac sign is Leo.

Mark Knopfler is a member of the following lists: Grammy Award winners, Brit Award winners and Lead guitarists.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 27 years, 9 months 12 years, 7 months 10 years
Dating2 2 years 1 year -
Total5 27 years, 9 months 7 years, 11 months 2 years


First Name Mark
Last Name Knopfler
Full Name at Birth Mark Freuder Knopfler
Age 72 years
Birthday 5th August, 1949
Birthplace Glasgow, Scotland
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Dyed Black
Zodiac Sign Leo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Musician
Occupation Guitarist
Claim to Fame Dire Straits
Music Genre (Text) Rock, Roots Rock, Celtic rock, Blues-Rock, Country, blues rock, country rock
Music Genre Rock
Year(s) Active 1965-present, 1965–present
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Resonator Guitar
Record Label Vertigo, Mercury, Warner Bros., Reprise, Verve, Virgin EMI, Blue Note
Associated Acts Dire Straits, The Notting Hillbillies, Chet Atkins, Bob Dylan, Eric Clapton, Emmylou Harris, Sonny Landreth, Sting, Brewers Droop, James Taylor
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Brother David Knopfler (and former member of Dire Straits)

Mark Freuder Knopfler OBE ( NOP-flər; born 12 August 1949) is a British singer-songwriter, guitarist, and record producer. He became known as the lead guitarist, singer and songwriter of the rock band Dire Straits. He pursued a solo career after leaving the band in 1987. Dire Straits reunited in early 1991, but dissolved again in 1995. He is now an independent solo artist.

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Mark Knopfler72 LeoGuitarist
Kitty Aldridge59Actress
Lourdes Salamone-
Holly Beth Vincent (Musician)65Musician
Kathy White-
Anna von Freienwalde-Pornstar


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
BenjaminMaleLourdes Salamone
JosephMale9th November, 198733 years oldLourdes Salamone
IsabellaFemale17th January, 199823 years oldKitty Aldridge
Katya Ruby RoseFemale25th November, 200317 years oldKitty Aldridge


Posted commentsView all comments (4)

babur soyluApr 29, 2009

why doesn`t he write simplier lyrics and popular lyrics like bruce springsteen?why doesnt he make faster and beautiful and simplier musics anymore?

GivernyApr 21, 2009

First marriage to Kathy White.

KellyJul 21, 2008

He was married twice before (Lourdes Salomone, and whoever it was b4 he was famohous).

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