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Overview (4)

Born in Burnage, England, UK
Birth NameWilliam John Paul Gallagher
Nickname Our Kid
Height 5' 10" (1.78 m)

Mini Bio (1)

William John Paul Gallagher is an English singer and songwriter who rose to fame as the frontman of the British rock band, Oasis. Known for his erratic behaviour, distinctive singing style and abrasive attitude, he is one of the most recognisable figures in modern British music.

Following the break-up of Oasis in 2009, Liam, along with fellow Oasis members Gem Archer and Andy Bell, formed Beady Eye, who went on to release two albums and nine singles before disbanding in 2014.

In 2010, Gallagher was voted the greatest frontman of all-time in reader's poll by the British music magazine, "Q".

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Anonymous

Spouse (2)

Nicole Appleton (14 February 2008 - 9 April 2014) ( divorced) ( 1 child)
Patsy Kensit (7 April 1997 - 22 September 2000) ( divorced) ( 1 child)

Trade Mark (4)

His famously bushy eyebrows
His voice
Sunglasses
Hunches and keeps his arms down while singing

Trivia (22)

Son, with Patsy Kensit, Lennon Francis Gallagher, was born. [September 1999]
Younger brother of Noel Gallagher.
Nearly drowned in a river when he was a child.
He has a stepson, James Kerr, and wrote a song about how James changed his life called "Little James".
Shoe size: 8
Mother: Margaret Sweeny Gallagher (better known as Peggy)
Father: Thomas Gallagher (or Tommy)
Parents got a divorce when Liam was just 12.
Co-wrote a song, with John Squire of The Seahorses, entitled "Love Me & Leave Me".
His second child, a son, Gene Appleton Gallagher (first child with girlfriend singer Nicole Appleton) was born weighing six pounds three ounces in London. [July 2001]
Born on the same day as Korn drummer David Silveria.
Has a daughter, Molly, (b. 14 April 1997) with Kill City singer Lisa Moorish.
Is of Irish descent
Is a supporter of Manchester City Football Club.
The godmother of his son Lennon is Elizabeth Hurley.
Front man of British rock group Oasis.
Named his son Lennon after John Lennon.
Lives in Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom.
Uncle of Rachel Appleton Robinson and Ace Billy Howlett.
Ex-brother-in-law of Natalie Appleton and Liam Howlett.
Has said he would like to make a movie about his experience in Oasis.
He has a daughter, Gemma (b. January 2013). Mother is Liza Ghorbani.

Personal Quotes (21)

Discipline? I don't know the meaning of the word.
Everyone knows that if you've got a brother, you're going to fight
[on John Lennon's famous quote that The Beatles were bigger than Jesus] Lennon was right. And we are bigger than Jesus. We will be as big as The Beatles, if not bigger.
I don't hate Chris Martin. I don't know him, know what I mean? I just thinks he's a bit giddy. He ought to calm down, he isn't gonna save the world.
People are always going on about 'Oh, you've failed in America.' I've never failed at anything in my entire life. I got out of the bedroom when I was a young fucking lad, and I'm in a great fucking band. And now we're playing at Madison Square Garden.
Americans want grungy people, stabbing themselves in the head on-stage. They get a bright bunch like us, with deodorant on, they don't get it.
I suppose I do get sad, but not for too long. I just look in the mirror and go, 'What a fucking good-looking fuck you are.' And then I brighten up.
There's Elvis (Elvis Presley) and me. I couldn't say which of the two is best.
Pete Doherty needs a slap, and the sooner he gets it, the better.
I don't know what any of my songs are about. I don't sit down to write about anything. They're about whatever you want. I don't pick subjects. I just start.
I knew something was around the corner, but I didn't know what. I just knew I didn't want to work.
[on La Roux] No way, mate. She's got man hands.
[on his brother Noel] I'd to time for him. I love him. Me and him are cool. If anyone stepped on his toes, I'd cut them off.
I refuse to dance. And I can't dance anyway. I'm not in a band for that.
[on taking on Blur] We said it from Day One, we were the ones who were real, man. We're just honest, man, and we're not a bunch of women.
In Caracas, top gig. Sat in me room in silence as my TV doesn't work. Not allowed to leave the hotel for fear of being tickled to death.
I'm a better singer than him [Noel]. I'm the man, man.
I am a tender, beautiful and loving guy that happens to slap a photographer now and then because they get in my way.
[on his relationship with Noel these days] I haven't got one.
I don't hate them [Coldplay], I don't wish they had accidents. I think their fans are boring and ugly and don't look like they're having a good time.
You look at [Alex Kapranos] and the singer from Right Said Fred. It's the same person! He's just gone on the Atkins diet and grown his hair.

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