May. 10th, 1960
5' 6 1/2"
Bono's Main TV Roles[no roles found]
Main Movie Roles2013 - Muscle Shoals
2009 - Brüno
2008 - It Might Get Loud
2007 - Across the Universe
2007 - Joe Strummer: The Future Is Unwritten
2004 - Ramones Raw
2000 - The Million Dollar Hotel
2000 - No Maps for These Territories
1988 - U2: Rattle and Hum
Guest TV Roles
Himself - Singer (segment "U2")
Himself - U2
Himself - Guest
Himself - Guest
Nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize in 2003 for his successful efforts to relieve third world debt and promote AIDS awareness in Africa. Received the rank of Chevalier dans l'Ordre de la Legion d'Honneur (Knight in the Order of the Legion of Honor) from French President Jacques Chirac on February 28, 2003.
- First Grammy-winning artist to say "fuck" during the 1994 live Grammy telecast
- 'U2 (I)' (qv) won the British Phonographic Industry Award for International Group in 1988.
- In 2005 he was one of 166 people nominated for the Nobel Peace Prize for his work on Third World debt relief and increasing AIDS awareness.
- At one point in in their career, less than ten paying customers were on hand for a 'U2 (I)' (qv) show. In the early nineties, 'U2 (I)' (qv) was the biggest export in all of Ireland.
- 'U2 (I)' (qv) won the 2004 Q Icon Award.
- He has written songs either for, or with, 'Frank Sinatra' (qv), 'Johnny Cash (I)' (qv), 'Keith Richards (II)' (qv), 'Luciano Pavarotti' (qv), 'Sinéad O'Connor' (qv), and 'Howie B.' (qv) among several others.
- The 'U2 (I)' (qv) songs "I Will Follow", "Mofo", "Out of Control" and "Tomorrow" focus on his mother's death.
- Was one of the keynote speakers at Liberal Party of Canada's Leadership Convention in November 2003, where 'Paul Martin (XVI)' (qv) was elected as Liberal Party leader and Prime Minister of Canada.