Sebastian Bach’s Birthday – April 3, 1968
Posted 4/3/2013 12:00:00 AM

Sebastian Bach’s Birthday – April 3, 1968


Conversation Starters:

  • Sebastian Bach has a birthday today! Is Skid Row your favorite 80’s metal band?
  • Happy Birthday Sebastian Bach! Which Bach do you prefer: the composer or the rocker?

Fast Facts:

  • Born: Sebastian Philip Bierk  on April 3, 1968 in the Bahamas; he was raised in Ontario, Canada
  • Age: 45
  • Nickname is “Baz”
  • He was the frontman of Skid Row from 1987-1996
  • Bach appeared as a 5-season recurring character named ‘Gil’ on “Gilmore Girls in” 2007. He has also acted or voiced characters on other TV shows such as “Robot Chicken”, “Spongebob Squarepants” and “Californication”
  • In 1989, a concert-goer threw a bottle at Bach’s head and Bach responded by throwing the bottle back into the crowd where it hit the face of an innocent bystander.  Bach was sentenced to three months’ probation for the incident
  • Skid Row’s 1991 album Slave To The Grind was the first ever metal album to debut at #1 on the Billboard charts
  • Since 2000, he has starred in Broadway musicals such as “Jekyll and Hyde,” “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” and “Jesus Christ Superstar”
  • On the 2006 VH1 reality show “Supergroup,” Ted Nugent led an intervention that caused Bach to give up alcohol
  • In 2011, Bach’s New Jersey home was badly damaged in Hurricane Irene and many of his things were destroyed, including Skid Row’s master tapes
  • Bach has toured with fellow metal bands Poison and Guns N’ Roses

Personal Information:

  • Married to Minnie Gupta since April 4, 2012
  • Has three children with Maria Bierk, Paris Francis Muir Bach (born March 4, 1988), London Siddhartha Bach (born January 17, 1994), and Sebastiana Maria Chantal Bach (born July 15, 2007)




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