David Gilmour

United Kingdom

David Gilmour Bio

Who is David Gilmour

Gained an international fame after entering as the guitarist and co-lead vocalist for the popular rock band named Pink Floyd. David has also launched his solo career.

Early Life (Childhood)

Douglas Gilmour and Sylvia gave him birth in Cambridge, England. His parents were the one who supported him in music. Later his met his future Pink Floyd bandmates and initiated their musical career.

Interesting Facts

Gilmour has a jaw-dropping net worth of $100 million. David is also an expert pilot and aviation lover. He spotted number 14 in the greatest guitarists of all time by 2011's Rolling Stone magazine and in 2009, Planet Rock listeners positioned him in number 36 in the greatest voice of rock.

Personal Life

David is the father of four children with his ex-wife Virginia "Ginger" Hasenbein. After her, he tied a knot with Polly Samson with whom he has four children among them one is adopted.


David is the inductee of US Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, UK Music Hall of Fame, and Commander of the Order of the British Empire (CBE). He has been awarded Ivor Novello Lifetime Contribution Award and Q Awards.