Mercury, Freddie (1946-1991) an entity of type: Person

Mercury, Freddie (1946-1991) 
xsd:gYear 1991 
Bulsara, Farookh 
Bulsara, Frederick 
Mercury, Freddy 
Freddie Mercury (Persian: Farrokh Bulsara), (5 September 1946 - 24 November 1991) was a British musician of Persian Zoroastrian descent, Best known as the lead vocalist and a songwriter of the rock band Queen. As a performer, he was known for his flamboyant stage persona and powerful vocals over a four-octave range. As a songwriter, Mercury composed many hits for Queen, including "Bohemian Rhapsody", "Killer Queen", "Somebody to Love", "Don't Stop Me Now", "Crazy Little Thing Called Love" and "We Are the Champions". In addition to his work with Queen, he led a solo career, penning hits such as "Barcelona", "I Was Born to Love You" and "Living on My Own". Mercury also occasionally served as a producer and guest musician (piano or vocals) for other artists. He died of bronchopneumonia brought on by AIDS on 24 November 1991, only one day after publicly acknowledging he had the disease. 
Freddie Mercury 
xsd:gYear 1946 

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