Anthony Kiedis is an American musician, best known as the lead vocalist of the rock band the Red Hot Chili Peppers along with band mates Flea, Chad Smith, and John Frusciante. The band’s breakthrough alternative rock album, 1991’s ‘Blood Sugar Sex Magik,’ sold more than 4 million copies. Red Hot Chili Peppers has received seven Grammy Awards and is known for such hit songs as “Otherside,” “Scar Tissue” and “Give it Away.” His records with the Red Hot Chili Peppers have been certified both Gold and Platinum.
Born on November 1, 1962 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, he is the son of actor Blackie Dammett aka John Kiedis. Kiedis’ great grandfather, Anton Kiedis, was Lithuanian and his father’s mother has some Mohican blood. He has dated many women, including Jessica Stam, Heidi Klum, and Heather Christie, with whom he had a son named Everly.
Anthony Kiedis Personal Details:
Date Of Birth: 1 November 1962
Birth Place: Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA
Residence: Los Angeles, California, USA
Birth Name: Anthony Kiedis
Nicknames: The Tuff Daddy, The Swan
Also known as: Tony, Cole Dammett, Tony Flow, The Rainy Lithuanian, Antoine the Swan
Zodiac Sign: Scorpio
Occupation: Musician, Singer, Songwriter, Rapper
Hair Color: Dark Brown
Eye Color: Hazel
Sexual Orientation: Straight
Anthony Kiedis Body Statistics:
Weight in Pounds: 170 lbs
Weight in Kilogram: 77 kg
Height in Feet: 5′ 9″
Height in Meters: 1.75 m
Body Build/Type: Athletic
Shoe Size: Unknown
Anthony Kiedis Family Details:
Father: Blackie Dammett aka John Michael Kiedis (Actor)
Mother: Margaret Noble
Children: Everly Bear Kiedis (Son) (b. October 2, 2007) with girlfriend Heather Christie
Others: James Kiedis (Step-Brother), Julie (Step-Sister), Jenny (Step-Sister), Grand Rapids (Step-Father), Jackson Diego (Nephew), John Alden Kiedis (Paternal Grandfather), Julija Kiedis (Paternal Great-Grandmother), Antanas Kiedis (Paternal Great-Grandfather)
Anthony Kiedis Education:
Fairfax High School
University of California, Los Angeles
Books: Give it away: der Sänger der Red Hot Chili Peppers ; die Autobiographie, Rock N Roll Pack
Anthony Kiedis Facts:
*He was born on November 1, 1962 in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.
*His parents split when Anthony was three years old.
*Lead vocalist of the hugely successful alternative rock band Red Hot Chili Peppers, which have won 7 Grammy awards and sold more than 60 million albums worldwide.
*He is known for his on stage charisma and high sex appeal within the band and the public.
*He released a memoir book called Scar Tissue in 2004.
*He enjoys watching movies.
*He visited India in 1996 where he met the Dalai Lama.
*He was named “Sexiest Male Vegetarian Alive” in 2008 by PETA.
*Visit his band’s official website: www.redhotchilipeppers.com