Franz Ferdinand Trivia
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- Famous as : Rock and roll band
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- Birth Date : 2001
- Birth Place : Glasgow, Scotland
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- Claim to Fame : Album "Franz Ferdinand" (February 9, 2004)
- Single "Take Me Out" from album "Franz Ferdinand" (February 9, 2004) was in an ad campaign for the PlayStation Portable game system and became associated with the YTMND fad involving a PSP ejecting its disc automatically. (2005)
- Was named after archduke of Austria, Franz Ferdinand, whose assassination in 1914 provoked World War I.
- Their self-titled debut "Franz Ferdinand" (February 9, 2004) has been certified Gold in the U.S. for sales exceeding 500,000.
- Started playing at an abandoned warehouse in the Gorbals which they called "the Chateau".