Frankie Knuckles

Frankie Knuckles bio

Birth Name: Frankie Knuckles

Occupation: Dj

Place Of Birth: The Bronx

Date Of Birth: January 18, 1955

Date Of Death: March 31, 2014

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: Unknown

Nationality: American

Frankie Knuckles was born on the 18th of January, 1955. He was famous for being a Dj. International DJ who became recognized as the Godfather of House Music. He was inducted into the Dance Music Hall of Fame in 2005.

Frankie Knuckles was born in The Bronx. He studied Textile Design at the Fashion Institute of Technology in New York. In 2005, he was inducted into the Dance Music Hall of Fame for his contributions to the genre.

Frankie Knuckles was a Capricorn and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Frankie Knuckles was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Frankie Knuckles is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Frankie Knuckles’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Frankie Knuckles’s parents.

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Frankie Knuckles was born in the Year of the Goat.

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REAL NAME: Frankie Knuckles
NICKNAME: The Godfather of House Music
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Frankie Knuckles was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Frankie Knuckles was born in the Year of the Rabbit. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Frankie Knuckles had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Frankie Knuckles’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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