Sir Bob Geldof

Oct 5, 1951
Laoghaire, Dublin

Bio: In 1978, The Boomtown Rats had their first No. 1 single in the UK with "Rat Trap",which was the first New Wave chart-topper in that country. In 1979, the group shotto international fame with their second UK No. 1, "I Don't Like Mondays". This wasequally successful, as well as controversial; Geldof wrote it in the aftermath ofBrenda Ann Spencer's attempted massacre… More


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