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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 26 June 1955Clapham, London, England, UK
Birth NameMichael Geoffrey Jones
Nickname Jonesy
Height 5' 11½" (1.82 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Mick Jones was born on June 26, 1955 in Clapham, London, England as Michael Geoffrey Jones.

Spouse (1)

Ellen Foley (? - ?) (divorced)

Trivia (6)

Vocalist and guitarist for the rock group The Clash.
Lead guitar for The Clash rock group.
Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (as a member of The Clash) on 10 March 2003.
Sid Vicious gained the enmity of The Clash's Mick Jones due to his habit of wearing a Nazi Swastika t-shirt. Jones, who is Jewish, and the rest of The Clash vowed they would never appear on stage with The Sex Pistols.
Almost died in 1989 when he contracted chicken pox from his then four-year-old daughter Lauren. He went into a coma and spent months recuperating.
He is a vegetarian.

Personal Quotes (2)

The great thing about Sandinista! is you can dance all the way through it.
This is an important fact: People prefer to dance than to fight wars. In these days, when everybody's fighting, mostly for stupid reasons, people forget that. If there's anything we can do, it's to get them dancing again.

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