David Knopfler

David Knopfler was born on December 27, 1952 in Scotland. Co-founder of Dire Straits who was the guitarist in the band; they released songs like "Lady Writer" and "Romeo and Juliet."
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🎂 David Knopfler - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

Currently, David Knopfler is 68 years, 9 months and 27 days old. David Knopfler will celebrate 69rd birthday on a Monday 27th of December 2021. Below we countdown to David Knopfler upcoming birthday.

Popular As David Knopfler
Occupation Guitarist
Age 68 years old
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Born December 27, 1952 (Scotland)
Birthday December 27
Town/City Scotland
Nationality Scotland

🌙 Zodiac

David Knopfler’s zodiac sign is Capricorn. According to astrologers, Capricorn is a sign that represents time and responsibility, and its representatives are traditional and often very serious by nature. These individuals possess an inner state of independence that enables significant progress both in their personal and professional lives. They are masters of self-control and have the ability to lead the way, make solid and realistic plans, and manage many people who work for them at any time. They will learn from their mistakes and get to the top based solely on their experience and expertise.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

David Knopfler was born in the Year of the Dragon. A powerful sign, those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Dragon are energetic and warm-hearted, charismatic, lucky at love and egotistic. They’re natural born leaders, good at giving orders and doing what’s necessary to remain on top. Compatible with Monkey and Rat.

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Co-founder of Dire Straits who was the Guitarist in the band; they released songs like "Lady Writer" and "Romeo and Juliet."

Before Fame

He began playing folk music in clubs by age fourteen.


He is a multi-instrumentalist, primarily playing guitar, keyboards, and drums.

Family Life

His brother is Mark Knopfler, who is widely considered to be one of the greatest guitarists of all time.

Associated With

He and Hal Lindes were both members of Dire Straits.

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