|Date of Birth||21 March 1940, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA|
|Date of Death||10 October 2010, Schiphol Airport, Haarlemmermeer, Noord-Holland, Netherlands|
|Birth Name||James Soloman McDonald|
The Bishop of Soul|
The King of Rock and Soul
|Height||6' 1" (1.85 m)|
Mini Bio (1)
Solomon Burke was born on March 21, 1940 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA as James Soloman McDonald. He died on October 10, 2010 in Schiphol Airport, Haarlemmermeer, Noord-Holland, Netherlands.