Advertisement
Bill Haley

Bill Haley

American rock and roll music pioneer
Singer and guitarist whose "Rock Around the Clock" signaled the beginning of the rock & roll era.
BornJuly 6, 1925
HometownHighland Park, Michigan, United States
SpouseMartha Velaesco, Barbara Joan Cupchak, Dorothy Crowe
Profile

Photos

Credit: Getty Images, Rotten Tomatoes, Gracenote Media Services

Videos

On This Day: 5 February 1957

Rock and roll icon Bill Haley (and His Comets) arrived in the U.K.. (Feb. 5)
  • 01:37
Advertisement
Advertisement