Pete Townshend

Pete Townshend


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About Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend

Soundtrack, Actor, Composer
Born: May 19, 1945
Star sign: Taurus
Height: 6' (1.83 m)
Known for: American Beauty (1999), Goodfellas (1990), Rushmore (1998), Mr. Deeds (2002)
Source: IMDB

Born in Chiswick, London just ten days after the German surrender in 1945, Townshend grows up in a typical middle-class home. His parents, Cliff and Betty Townshend, are both musicians, and as a child he accompanies them on dance band tours. Townshend starts playing guitar at 12. He goes to art school and, after several stints in local ...