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Mick Jagger

Musician + Singer + Songwriter and Actor
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Born Jul 26, 1943

Sir Michael Philip "Mick" Jagger OBE is an English musician, singer, songwriter and actor, best known as the lead vocalist and a founder member of The Rolling Stones. Jagger's career has spanned over 50 years.

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CHILDHOOD

1943 Birth Born on July 26, 1943.
1950 6 Years Old From September 1950 Keith Richards and Jagger were classmates at Wentworth Primary School, Dartford, Kent.
1954 10 Years Old In 1954 Jagger passed the eleven-plus and went to Dartford Grammar School, which now has the Mick Jagger Centre installed within the school's site, named for its most famous alumnus.

TEENAGE

1960 16 Years Old Jagger and Richards lost contact with each other when they went to different schools, but after a chance encounter in July 1960, resumed their friendship and discovered their shared love of rhythm and blues, which for Jagger had begun with Little Richard.
1961 17 Years Old Jagger left school in 1961 after obtaining seven O-levels and three A-levels. … Read More
1963 19 Years Old By autumn 1963 Jagger had left the London School of Economics in favour of his promising musical career with the Rolling Stones. … Read More

TWENTIES

1966 - 1967 2 More Events
1970 26 Years Old 1 More Event
In 1970 Jagger bought Stargroves, a manor house and estate in Hampshire. … Read More
1971 27 Years Old 1 More Event
After Jones's death and their move in 1971 to the south of France as tax exiles, Jagger and the rest of the band changed their look and style as the 1970s progressed. … Read More
1972 28 Years Old A variety of celebrities attended a lavish party at New York's St. Regis Hotel to celebrate Jagger's 29th birthday and the end of the band's 1972 American tour. … Read More
1973 29 Years Old Jagger was allegedly a contender for the anonymous subject of Carly Simon's 1973 hit song "You're So Vain", in which he sings backing vocals. … Read More

THIRTIES

1977 33 Years Old They separated in 1977, and in May 1978 she filed for divorce on the grounds of his adultery. Later she reportedly stated: "My marriage ended on my wedding day." In late 1977 Jagger began seeing model Jerry Hall; they moved in together and had four children. They married in a Hindu beach ceremony in Indonesia on 21 November 1990, and lived at Downe House in Richmond, London.

FORTIES

1984 40 Years Old …  According to Norman, even Elvis Presley at his most scandalous had not exerted a "power so wholly and disturbingly physical": "Presley", he wrote in 1984, "while he made girls scream, did not have Jagger's ability to make men feel uncomfortable." … Read More
1985 41 Years Old 1 More Event
While continuing to tour and release albums with the Rolling Stones, Jagger began a solo career. In 1985 he released his first solo album She's the Boss, produced by Nile Rodgers and Bill Laswell, and featuring Herbie Hancock, Jeff Beck, Jan Hammer, Pete Townshend and the Compass Point All Stars. … Read More
1987 43 Years Old In 1987 he released his second solo album, Primitive Cool. … Read More
1988 44 Years Old In 1988 he produced the songs "Glamour Boys" and "Which Way to America" on Living Colour's album Vivid. … Read More
1992 48 Years Old Following the successful comeback of the Rolling Stones' Steel Wheels (1989), which saw the end of Jagger and Richards' well-publicised feud, after acquiring Rick Rubin as co-producer in January 1992 Jagger began recording the album in Los Angeles over seven months until September 1992, recording simultaneously as Richards was making Main Offender. … Read More

FIFTIES

1999 55 Years Old Jagger contested the validity of the wedding ceremony, and the marriage was annulled in August 1999.
2001 57 Years Old 1 More Event
In 2001 Jagger released Goddess in the Doorway spawning the hit single "Visions of Paradise". … Read More
2002 58 Years Old In the Queen's Birthday Honours 2002 Jagger was appointed a Knight Bachelor for services to popular music and on 12 December 2003 he was knighted by HRH The Prince of Wales. … Read More

LATE ADULTHOOD

2006 - 2007 2 More Events
2009 65 Years Old In October 2009 Jagger and U2 performed "Gimme Shelter" (with Fergie and will.i.am) and "Stuck in a Moment You Can't Get Out Of" at the 25th Anniversary Rock & Roll Hall of Fame Concert.
2010 66 Years Old …  On 15 October 2010, the Associated Press published an article stating that Richards refers to Jagger as "unbearable" in the book and notes that their relationship has been strained "for decades." … Read More
2011 67 Years Old 1 More Event
On 20 May 2011 Jagger announced the formation of a new supergroup, SuperHeavy, which includes Dave Stewart, Joss Stone, Damian Marley and A.R. Rahman.
On 21 February 2012 Mick Jagger, B.B. King, Buddy Guy and Jeff Beck, along with a blues ensemble, performed at the White House concert series before President Barack Obama. … Read More
2013 69 Years Old In 2013 Mick Jagger teamed up with his brother Chris Jagger for two new duets to mark the 40th anniversary of Chris' debut album.
…  He also co-produced the 2014 James Brown biopic, Get On Up. … Read More
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