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Jon Bon Jovi

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Born Mar 2, 1962
Age 54
Hometown Borough of Sayrev...
Other Names Bongiovi, John Fr...

John Francis Bongiovi, Jr., known as Jon Bon Jovi, is an American musician, singer, songwriter, record producer and actor, best known as the founder and lead singer of rock band Bon Jovi, which was formed in 1983. During his career, he has released two solo albums and eleven studio albums with his band, which to date have sold over 130 million albums worldwide making them one of the world's best-selling music artists.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1962 Birth Born on March 2, 1962.

TEENAGE

1980 18 Years Old When he was seventeen, Jon Bon Jovi was working sweeping floors at his cousin Tony Bongiovi's recording studio. In 1980, when Meco was there recording Christmas in the Stars: The Star Wars Christmas Album, Tony Bongiovi recommended him for the song "R2-D2 We Wish You A Merry Christmas". … Read More

TWENTIES

During 1983 Jon Bon Jovi joined Scandal as a rhythm guitarist (briefly).
1987 25 Years Old Following the group’s success, Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora were asked to assist in producing Cher's self-titled album in 1987.
Jon Bon Jovi and Richie Sambora co-wrote and sang backup vocals on Cher’s single "We All Sleep Alone" and also produced several other tracks on the album, later going on to co-produce Cher's multi-platinum album Heart of Stone in 1989 and co-wrote the song "Does Anybody Really Fall In Love Anymore?".
1990 28 Years Old 1 More Event
Jon Bon Jovi noted that, each band member went their separate way, even departing in separate jets after the New Jersey Tour ended in early 1990 which exceeded 232 shows on 5 continents.
In 1991, Jon Bon Jovi started his own label, Jambco Records, and produced Aldo Nova's album Blood on the Bricks and Billy Falcon's album Pretty Blue World.

THIRTIES

1997 35 Years Old Jon Bon Jovi, wrote what would become his second solo album, 1997's Destination Anywhere. A short movie of the same name was recorded right around the record's release, based entirely on the songs from the record and starring Jon Bon Jovi, Demi Moore, Kevin Bacon and Whoopi Goldberg. The film debuted on both MTV and VH1 in 1997. … Read More
2000 38 Years Old …  He also campaigned for Al Gore in the 2000 Presidential election, John Kerry in the 2004 Presidential election, and Barack Obama in the 2008 Presidential election.

FORTIES

2004 42 Years Old As a Democrat, Bon Jovi toured extensively on behalf of Presidential candidate John Kerry in 2004, appearing at and playing acoustic sets (with Richie Sambora) at rallies for the Kerry-Edwards ticket throughout the United States.
2006 44 Years Old 1 More Event
…  In 2006, Bon Jovi made a $1 million donation to build 28 Habitat homes in Louisiana in partnership with low-income families on the hurricane-stricken coast. … Read More
2007 45 Years Old Bon Jovi also played as a part of the Live Earth concert at the Meadowlands in 2007, and was introduced by former Vice President Al Gore.
2008 46 Years Old In 2008, Jon Bon Jovi supported Barack Obama for President, even holding an exclusive fundraiser at his home for him; he also played a 2009 Manhattan fundraiser for now Secretary of State Clinton to lessen some of her $6.3 million campaign debt.
On Sunday, January 18, 2009, Bon Jovi performed a duet at the Obama Inauguration Concert of the Sam Cooke classic "A Change is Gonna Come" with Bettye LaVette.
2010 48 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2010, President Barack Obama named Bon Jovi to the White House Council for Community Solutions. … Read More
2011 49 Years Old In 2011, Bon Jovi expressed interest in purchasing 15% of the Atlanta Falcons for 150 million dollars. … Read More

FIFTIES

2013 51 Years Old In late 2013, it was rumored that Jon Bon Jovi would enter the race to bid for the Buffalo Bills following the death of long time owner Ralph Wilson. … Read More
2014 52 Years Old However, in June 2014, it was confirmed that he along with a sports ownership group from Toronto were intending to bid on the team. … Read More
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