Dave Navarro

Born Jun 7, 1967

David Michael Navarro born June 7, 1967) is an American guitarist who plays in the alternative rock band Jane's Addiction and cover band Camp Freddy. He has also played with Red Hot Chili Peppers, The Panic Channel, and many others.

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1967 Birth Born on June 7, 1967.


1983 16 Years Old Navarro was born in Santa Monica, California, to James Raul Navarro and Constance Colleen Hopkins. Navarro's paternal grandparents were Mexican immigrants. His mother Constance Navarro was murdered by former boyfriend, John Riccardi, in March 1983. … Read More
1986 19 Years Old Navarro joined the band Jane's Addiction in 1986 as the lead guitarist after he was recommended to vocalist Perry Farrell by drummer Stephen Perkins, who was a childhood friend of Navarro's. … Read More


1988 21 Years Old During the first few years of Jane's Addiction, Dave played a black Gibson Les Paul. Around the time of the band's major label debut Nothing's Shocking in 1988, he played Ibanez RG series guitars, including one custom painted with the album cover art. … Read More
1991 24 Years Old 1 More Event
Personal tensions, however, led to their breakup in 1991. … Read More
1993 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1993, Navarro formed Deconstruction with Jane's Addiction's Eric Avery on vocals and bass and Michael Murphy on drums. … Read More
1995 28 Years Old 1 More Event
The only album on which Navarro played with Red Hot Chili Peppers, One Hot Minute, was released in 1995. … Read More


1997 - 2002 4 More Events
2003 36 Years Old 1 More Event
Navarro's third marriage was with Carmen Electra from 2003 to 2007. … Read More
2004 37 Years Old Navarro appeared in two tournaments on Celebrity Poker Showdown in 2004. … Read More
2006 39 Years Old Navarro co-hosted with Brooke Burke, two seasons of the Mark Burnett television series: Rock Star: INXS and Rock Star: Supernova. Dave and his band, The Panic Channel, released their album One, in August 2006. … Read More


2007 - 2008 2 More Events
2009 42 Years Old 1 More Event
Trent began working with Jane's Addiction in his studio; they recorded and released two songs ("Chip Away" and "Whores") online on the NINJA 2009 Tour Sampler. … Read More
2010 43 Years Old In 2010, he posed naked for PETA's anti-fur campaign, "Ink Not Mink".
2011 44 Years Old In 2011, Navarro appeared as the 'Director' of a Rock and Roll Fantasy Camp, playing a complicated passage for a 'camper' to emulate, in a commercial for Citibank. … Read More
2012 45 Years Old When the announcement was made of the induction, Navarro said he was happy for the band but later said he had no plans to attend the ceremony, which was held in April 2012. … Read More
2013 46 Years Old 1 More Event
He stripped down again for the group's anti animal-testing campaign in 2013.
2015 48 Years Old In 2015, Navarro released the documentary Mourning Son which details his mother's murder and his spiral into drug addiction and the pain he has had to overcome in the years since her death. … Read More
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