Date of Birth:
19 May 1945
Pete Townshend played in 2 movies in the Documentary, Music, Music genres.
Pete Townshend got succeed with average imdb rating 8.
Born in Chiswick, London just ten days after the German surrender in 1945, Townshend grows up in a typical middle-class home. His parents, Cliff and Betty Townshend, are both musicians, and as a child he accompanies them on dance band tours. Townshend starts playing guitar at 12. He goes to art school and, after several stints in local semi-professional bands, forms the rock group 'The Who' (qv) in 1963 with singer 'Roger Daltrey' (qv), bass player 'John Entwistle' (qv) and drummer 'Keith Moon (... Read more