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Chester Bennington

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Born Mar 20, 1976

Chester Charles Bennington is an American musician, singer-songwriter and actor. He is best known as the lead vocalist and songwriter of the rock band Linkin Park. Bennington has a tenor vocal range. Bennington became known as a vocalist with Linkin Park's debut album, Hybrid Theory, in 2000, which was a massive commercial success.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1976 Birth Born on March 20, 1976.

TWENTIES

1996 - 1998 2 More Events
2000 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Bennington became known as a vocalist with Linkin Park's debut album, Hybrid Theory, in 2000, which was a massive commercial success. The album was certified Diamond by the RIAA in 2005, making it the best-selling debut album of the decade, as well as one of the few albums to ever hit that many sales. … Read More
2002 26 Years Old Bennington later described the songwriting experience to Rolling Stone magazine in early 2002, "It's easy to fall into that thing – 'poor, poor me', that's where songs like 'Crawling' come from: I can't take myself. … Read More
Dead by Sunrise started to form in 2005 while Chester Bennington was writing songs for Linkin Park's album Minutes to Midnight. … Read More

THIRTIES

2006 30 Years Old Bennington also made a cameo in the 2006 film Crank as a customer in a pharmacy.
2009 33 Years Old 1 More Event
The band's debut album, Out of Ashes, was released on October 13, 2009.
2010 34 Years Old Bennington also had a role as the ill-fated racist Evan, in the 2010 film Saw 3D: The Final Chapter. … Read More
…  During a Linkin Park tour, he started heavily drinking but claimed to have quit in 2011, noting, "I just don't want to be that person anymore."
…  From 2013 to 2015, Bennington was also the lead vocalist for Stone Temple Pilots.
2015 39 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2015, he left the band on good terms due to his commitments with Linkin Park. … Read More
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