Brian May


Updated on:

Brian May Biography

Brian May is best known as Musician, astrophysicist, animals welfare activist who has an estimated Net Worth of $210 Million. Guitarist, singer, and songwriter for the rock band Queen, whose many hits include the 1975 song “Bohemian Rhapsody.” He was born on July 19,1947, London, England. From 2008 until 2013, he served as the Chancellor of Liverpool at John Moores University. He studied mathematics and physics at Imperial College London and earned a PhD. He was in Queen with John Deacon and Freddie Mercury. He married Chrissie Mullens in 1974, and, after their divorce in 1988, he married Anita Dobson on November 18, 2000. He has a pair of daughters named Emily and Louisa and a son named Jimmy. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

Brian May Bio

Brian May Bio, Wiki

First NameBrian
Middle NameHarold
Last NameMay
Full Name at BirthBrian Harold May
Alternative NameBrian Harold May
Age73 years
Birthday19th July, 1947
BirthplaceHampton, Middlesex, England
Height6' 2″ (188 cm)
Eye ColorHazel
Hair ColorGrey
Zodiac SignCancer
High SchoolHampton Grammar School
UniversityImperial College London (BSc), Imperial College London (PhD)
Occupation TextMusician, astrophysicist, animals welfare activist
Claim to FameGuitarist for Queen
Music Genre (Text)Rock, Hard Rock, Progressive Rock
Music GenrePop/Rock
Year(s) Active1965 > present…………….(CAREER), 2001 > 2001 (inductee: Rock & Roll Hall of Fame), 2005 > 2005 (awarded: CBE in 2005), 1964–present
Music StyleHard Rock, Heavy Metal, Soundtracks, Film Music, Classical
Music MoodTheatrical, Aggressive
InstrumentGuitar, Songwriter, Guitar (Electric), Vocals
Instrument (text)Guitars, Vocals, Keyboards, Guitar, Piano
Record LabelHollywood, Parlophone
Associated ActsSmile, Queen, Phenomena, G3, Black Sabbath, Queen + Paul Rodgers, Anita Dobson, Kerry Ellis, Queen + Adam Lambert, Lady Gaga, Robbie Williams
FatherHarold May
MotherRuth May
FriendMartine McCutcheon
Associated PeopleFreddie Mercury (Queen singer), John Deacon (Queen bassist), Roger Meddows Taylor (drummer of Queen), Kerry Ellis, Rufus Taylor
PetsChristine Mullen (m. 1976; div. 1988), Anita Dobson (m. 2000), Patrick Moore (friend), Chris Lintott (friend), Michael Rowan-Robinson (Doctoral advisor), Jim Ring (Doctoral advisor), Ken Reay (Doctoral advisor)
Favorite MoviesWomen in Love [1969]
Favorite BandsThe Beatles, Jimi Hendrix
Favorite BooksSteppenwolf (Herman Hesse) [1927], The Glass Bead Game (Herman Hesse) [1943]
Favorite PlacesEngland
Favorite FoodsVegetarian, Prawn Cocktails
Favorite ColorsBlack
Favorite AccessoriesSixpence coin (when playing, as a plectrum)

Brian May Dating, Wife, Girlfriends and Relationships

  • Julie Glover and Brian May had an encounter in 1999.
  • Brian May and Anita Dobson have been married for 19 years. They were dating for 13 years after getting together in 1987 and were married on 18th Nov 2000.
  • Deborah Vidacovich and Brian May had an encounter in Apr 1974.
  • Chrissy May and Brian May were married for 10 years. They dated for 7 years after getting together in Oct 1969 and married on 29th May 1977. 10 years later they divorced in 1988.

Brian May Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JimmyMale15th June, 197842 years oldChrissy May
LouisaFemale22nd May, 198139 years oldChrissy May
Emily RuthFemale17th February, 198733 years oldChrissy May

Brian May Filmography

Queen & Adam Lambert Rock Big Ben Live2015Short Film
The Adventures of Pinocchio1996Chamberlain (voice), Massed Peasant ChorusMovie
Hale & Pace: The Stonk1991TV Show

Brian May Net Worth

Estimated Net Worth 2020$210 Million
Income SourcePrimary Income source Guitarist (profession).

Brian May Images & Gallery

Leave a Comment