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Jack White

Rock Musician
Male
Born Jul 9, 1975
Age 40
Hometown United States
Genres Alternative rock ...
Instruments Electronic organ ...
Performed With Lanie Lane + Nora...
Record Label Sympathy for the ...
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)

Jack White, often credited as Jack White III, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, multi-instrumentalist and occasional actor. He was best known as the guitarist, pianist and lead vocalist of The White Stripes until they split in February 2011, as well as a member of The Raconteurs and The Dead Weather. He is ranked No. 70 on Rolling Stone's list of "The 100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time".… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1975 Birth Born on July 9, 1975.

TEENAGE

1987 11 Years Old White eventually became an altar boy, which landed him an uncredited role in the 1987 movie The Rosary Murders, filmed mainly at Holy Redeemer parish in southwest Detroit. … Read More

TWENTIES

1996 - 2001 4 More Events
2002 27 Years Old The album's stripped-down garage rock sound drew critical acclaim in the UK and soon afterward in the US, making The White Stripes one of the more acclaimed bands of 2002. … Read More
2003 28 Years Old In 2003, White made his acting debut in Mutant Swinger from Mars, and had a brief but highly publicized romantic relationship with actress Renée Zellweger, whom he met during the filming of Cold Mountain. … Read More
2004 29 Years Old White and Zellweger's breakup became public in December 2004. … Read More

THIRTIES

2005 30 Years Old They married on June 1, 2005 in Manaus, Brazil. … Read More
The band's sixth album Icky Thump, released in 2007, entered the UK Albums Chart at number one and debuted at number two on the Billboard 200. … Read More
2008 33 Years Old In 2008, White collaborated with Alicia Keys on the song "Another Way to Die", the theme song for the James Bond film Quantum of Solace. … Read More
In early 2009, Jack White formed a new group called The Dead Weather with The Kills frontwoman Alison Mosshart. White takes drum and vocal duties, while The Raconteurs bassist Jack Lawrence and Queens of the Stone Age keyboardist and guitarist Dean Fertita round the four piece out. The group debuted a handful of new tracks on March 11, 2009 in Nashville from their debut album Horehound, which came out July 13, 2009 in Europe and July 14, 2009 in North America, on White's Third Man Records label. … Read More
2010 35 Years Old In November 2010, producer Danger Mouse announced that White has been recruited for his collaboration with Daniele Luppi entitled Rome along with Norah Jones. … Read More
…  He was best known as the vocalist, guitarist and pianist of The White Stripes until they split in February 2011, as well as a vocalist and guitarist for The Raconteurs and the drummer of The Dead Weather.
On January 30, 2012 White released "Love Interruption" as the first single of his debut solo album, Blunderbuss, which was released on April 24, 2012.
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