Mike d'Abo

Singer + Songwriter + Musician
Born Mar 1, 1944

Michael David "Mike" d'Abo is an English singer and songwriter, best known as the former lead vocalist of Manfred Mann.

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1944 Birth Born on March 1, 1944.


1966 22 Years Old After leaving the Band of Angels he joined Manfred Mann in August 1966, an established chart-topping group, as replacement for Paul Jones, who was leaving to start a solo career. … Read More
1967 23 Years Old D'Abo has been married three times. His first marriage was to model Maggie London in 1967. … Read More
1968 24 Years Old In December 1968 d'Abo played the lead in Gulliver Travels (subtly, not Gulliver's Travels) at the Mermaid Theatre, Blackfriars, London and he also portrayed Herod on the original recording of Jesus Christ Superstar. … Read More
1970 26 Years Old In 1970 he composed and performed the music for the Peter Sellers film There's a Girl in My Soup and played John Lennon in No One was Saved at the Royal Court Theatre Schools scheme. … Read More


1996 52 Years Old His third marriage was to Lisa Weaver in 1996 which produced twins Ella and Louis in June 2007. … Read More
2000 56 Years Old More recently, d'Abo has participated in The Manfreds, a group of original Manfred Mann members other than Mann himself, and played occasional live dates with his part-time group, The Mighty Quintet. In 2000 he briefly advised and worked with Stars in Their Eyes champion Ian Moor. … Read More
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