David Gilmour is an English singer, songwriter, and guitarist who is popular among fans as the member of the Pink Floyd rock band. He joined the group in the year 1968 as the lead vocalist and guitarist. Some of their albums are The Wall, Wish You Were There, and Animals. In addition to this, he also worked with various artists and alone.
- 1 Quick Biography
- 2 Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
- 3 Education, School/College University
- 4 Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
- 5 Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
- 6 Professional Life and Career
- 7 Awards & Nominations
- 8 David Gilmour Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
- 9 Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
- 10 Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
David Gilmour was born on the 6th of March in the year 1946 in Cambridge, England. At the time of this birth, they used to live in Cambridgeshire, but later in 1965, and they moved to Grantchester Meadows. He is an award-winning singer and gains high popularity in his career. For the achievement he gets as the member of Pink Floyd, he has been inducted into the Roll Hall of Fame and US Rock. He also appointed as the Commander of Order of the British Empire.
|Full Name/Real Name:||David Jon Gilmour|
|Age:||74 years old|
|Birth Date:||6 March 1946|
|Birth Place:||Cambridge, England|
|Parents:||Douglas Gilmour and Sylvia|
|Spouse:||Polly Samson (m. 1994), Ginger Gilmour (m. 1975–1990)|
|Children:||Clarie, Matthew, Alice, Sara, Romany, Gabriel, Joe, and Charlie|
|Net Worth in 2020:||$180 million|
Age, Height, Weight & Body Measurement
David Gilmour is 74 years old. He comes among the taller people with a height of 6 feet. He weights almost about 78 kg that makes him perfectly fit.
Education, School/College University
David Gilmour started education at the age of eleven and joined the Perse School, Cambridge. He did not enjoy his school much, and at that time, he also starts an interest in joining the music band. Later, he went to Cambridge Technical College. In 1965, David abandoned his education and started holding street performances in Spain and France, where he learns to speak French fluently.
Parents, Siblings, Nationality, Ethnicity, Religion & Political Views
David Gilmour is the son of Douglas Gilmour and Sylvia. His father was the senior lecturer of Zoology in the University of Cambridge while his mother was a trained leader. After that, she became the film editor at BBC. He has one sibling, a brother named Peter Gilmour. The nationality of David Gilmour is British and
Married, Relationship, Dating, Affair, Girlfriend, Wife, Children
In the year 1975, David Gilmour married Virginia Hasenbein, who is a model and artist. They both have four children together named Clarie, Matthew, Alice, and Sara. But this marriage did not last long, and they both got divorced in the year 1990.
After some years in 1994, Gilmour got married to Polly Samson. Samson was a novelist, journalist as well as lyrist. This couple has three children named Romany, Gabriel, and Joe. They also adopt the son of Heathcote Williams and Samson called Charlie.
|Marital status? (single, married, in relation or divorced):||Married|
|When did he get married? (married date):||1994|
|Does he have any relationship affair?||No|
|Is DAVID GILMOUR Gay?||No|
|Wife/Spouse? (name):||Polly Samson (m. 1994)|
|Kids:||Clarie, Matthew, Alice, Sara, Romany, Gabriel, Joe, and Charlie|
Professional Life and Career
David Gilmour joined the band in the year 1967. Their studio releases several albums that include Atom Heart Mother, The Piper at the Gates of Dawn, Meddle, The Dark Side of the Moon, The Wall and The Final Cut, among others, and many more. They also perform live albums, singles, and compilation albums.
He also had three tours that include Face Tour, Rattle That Lock Tour, and On an Island Tour. The debut Tour of David Gilmour was helped in the year 1984.
Awards & Nominations
Gilmour was appointed as the Commander of the Order of the British Empire in 2003. In 2008, David won the Ivor Novello Lifetime Conclusive Award. That same year, he also won the Q Award. He dedicates this award to one of his bandmates Richard Wright who died in 2008. Later, on 11 November 2009, he was awarded the honorary doctorate from Anglia Ruskin University.
David Gilmour Net Worth, Income & Salary In 2020
As of November 2020, The total net worth of David Gilmour is estimated at about $180 million. His several years of a music career is the primary source of his net worth. His band Pink Floyd released a lot of albums that help him to raise his income. David also makes his money from the sale of his albums and shares.
Rumors and Controversy/Scandal
There are no rumors and controversy about David Gilmour, and he enjoys living his successful life. He does not want to create any controversy to get name and fame.
Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, etc.
His Facebook page has around 2.4 M fan likes, and his Twitter account has around 144k followers. On Instagram account, he has around 543.2k followers, while on YouTube, David Gilmour has around 308,849 subscribers.
David Gilmour is one award-winning singer and a great musician, as well as a great songwriter. He also plays lots of instruments, and one of them is a guitar. David Gilmour is the member of one most incredible band named Pink Floyd. His solo career also helps him to get success, and he releases four solo albums. He also works with the collaboration of Kate Bush and Roy Harper.