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David Byrne
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Born: May 14, 1952 (age 64)

Nationality: Scottish

Occupation: Musician, songwriter, artist, singer, actor, director

Bio: David Byrne is a Scottish musician and artist raised and resident in the United States, best known as a founding member and principal songwriter of the American new wave band Talking Heads, which was active between 1975 and 1991. Since then, Byrne has released his own solo recordings and worked with various media including film, photography, opera, and non-fiction.

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Poverty is uncomfortable, as I can testify; but nine times out of ten the best thing that can happen to a young man is to be tossed overboard and compelled to sink or swim for himself.

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