if ($layoutType == 'mobile')
mb_bottomframe($kanal, $htmlfile, $brstatus);
- Home > Celebrity
> Bono Trivia
- Famous as : Singer
- Birth Name : Paul David Hewson
- Birth Date : May 10, 1960
- Birth Place : Dublin, Ireland
- Spouse : Alison "Ali" Stewart (since 21-Aug-82)
- Claim to Fame : Lead singer of rock band U2
- Handed the 2007 Liberty Medal by the National Constitution Center, a non-profit organization that aims to increase public understanding of the US Constitution.
- Named a Knight Commander of the Most Excellent Order of the British Empire on March 29, 2007.
- Has in March 2007 become the guest editor of Vanity Fair magazine's Africa-themed July issue on behalf of his Project RED campaign.
- Named as one of Persons of the Year by Time magazine in December 2005 for his Live 8 performance and mission to persuade the leaders of rich countries to drop the debt owed by the developing world.
- Along with Oprah Winfrey expanding AIDS project, hit the Chicago's "Magnificent Mile" on Oct 12, 2006 for a shopping spree to promote a new line of clothing, accessories & gadgets, including a special-edition iPod, to raise money to fight AIDS in Africa.
- Included in Forbes list of "Hollywood's 10 Most Generous Entertainers" (May 12, 2006).