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Jon BON JOVI

American Jon BON JOVI

born John Francis BONGIOVI

American singer-songwriter, record producer, philanthropist, and actor

Source :  Tim DOWLING

Born: on March 02, 1962 in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, United States  (58 years)


Biography

John Francis Bongiovi Jr. was born in Perth Amboy, New Jersey, a son of two former Marines, barber John Francis Bongiovi Sr. and Playboy Bunny turned florist Carol (Sharkey). He has two brothers, Anthony and Matthew. His father was of Sicilian (from Sciacca, Sicily) and Slovak ancestry and his mother is of German and Russian descent. He has stated that he is a blood relative of singer Frank Sinatra. Bon Jovi was raised Catholic. He spent summers in Erie, Pennsylvania, with his grandparents, and sold newspapers. As a child, John attended St. Joseph High School, in Metuchen, New Jersey, during his freshman and sophomore years. He later transferred to Sayreville War Memorial High School in Parlin, New Jersey.

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- Category Singer & Musician, Philanthropist