Dave Grohl BioGraphy

His full name is David Eric Grohl. He is an American musician, singer, songwriter and documentary filmmaker.  He founded the alternative rock band Foo Fighters. He is the vocalist, guitarist and primary songwriter for the alternative rock band Foo Fighters.

Dave Grohl BioGraphy

He came into this world on January 14, 1969. His birthplace is Warren, Ohio, United States. His father’s name is James Grohl and his mother’s name is Virginia Grohl. His father was a news writer and his mother was a teacher. His father died on 6 August 2014. His father is an award winning journalist. In addition, his father also served as Special Assistant to Sen. Robert Taft Jr. His father was described as “a gifted political observer. James had the ability to call every major election with uncanny accuracy. He has a sister named Lisa Grohl. David is of German, Irish and Slovak descent.When he was young, he moved with his family to Springfield, Virginia. When he was seven years old, his parents (James Grohl & Virginia Grohl) got divorced. After the divorce of his parents, he lived with his mother Virginia. He started learning to play the guitar when he was 12 years old.But after some time he got tired of the lessons. And instead of studying, he started playing in bands with his friends.

Personal Life

David married Jennifer Leigh Youngblood in 1994 in Grosse Pointe, Michigan. Jennifer Leigh Youngblood is a photographer. The couple separated in December 1996 after two years of marriage. In 1997, David divorced Jennifer. David married Jordan Blum on 2 August 2003. The couple has three daughters. Jordan Blum gave birth to David’s first daughter on April 15, 2006. Whose name is Violet Maye Grohl. April 17, 2009 She gave birth to his second daughter on April 17, 2009. Whose name is Harper Willow Grohl. She gave birth to his third daughter on August 1, 2014, whose name is Ophelia Saint Grohl.

Interesting Facts

He is one of the richest drummers in the world. He had a net worth of $260 million in 2012. In 2009 he contributed to an anti-drug video for the BBC. Never had he used cocaine or heroin. When he was 20, he stopped drinking cannabis and taking LSD. He was addicted to coffee. He used to drink an average of six cups of coffee in the first morning. He is an advocate of LGBT rights. He wears a white knotted ribbon. The white ribbon is a symbol of support for same-sex marriage at various events.

Film Career

He appeared in the 1992 documentary 1991: The Year Punk Broke. In 1996, he appeared in The X-Files: “Pusher” as a man walking down the hallway. Is It Fall Yet? in 2000 He lent his voice to the character of Daniel Dotson. After that he acted in several films like Classic Albums: Nirvana in 2005, Tenacious D in The Pick of Destiny in 2006 he played drums, vocals, guitar in Satan’s character. He played Lemmy in 2010, Animool in The Muppets in 2011, Foo Fighters: Back and Forth in 2011, See a Little Light: A Celebration of the Music and Legacy of Bob Mould and Bad Brains: A Band in DC in 2012, Sound City, The Death and Resurrection Show and Filmage: The Story of Descendents/All in 2013, Salad Days and Rye Coalition: The Story of the Hard Luck 5 in 2014, Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck and All Things Must Pass in 2015, Desert Age: A Rock and Roll Scene History and The Smart Studios Story in 2016, Industrial Accident: The Story of Wax Trax in 2018! Records, Bill & Ted Face the Music in 2020 and I’m in the Band in 2021.

Real Name David Eric Grohl
Other Name Late!
Age 52 year old
Date Of Birth January 14, 1969
Nationality American
Religion Christianity
  • Vocals
  • Guitar
  • Drums
Birth Place Warren, Ohio United State
  • Musician
  • Singer
  • Songwriter
  • Documentary filmmaker
Zodiac Sign Libra
  • Alternative rock
  • Hard rock
  • Heavy metal
  • Punk rock
  • Grunge
  • Post-grunge
  • RCA
  • Capitol
  • Roswell
  • DGC
  • Dischord
  • Sub Pop
  • Sammich
Associated acts
  • Foo Fighters
  • Dain Bramage
  • Scream
  • Nirvana
  • Queens of the Stone Age
  • Probot
  • Sound City Players
  • Teenage Time Killers
  • Tenacious D
  • Them Crooked Vultures
  • Killing Joke
  • Ghost
  • Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers
  • Cage the Elephant
  • Juliette and the Licks
  • Mission Impossible
Years active 1986–present
Father Name James Harper Grohl
Mother Name Virginia Jean
Sister Name Lisa Grohl
Brother Name
Children  Name
  • Violet Maye Grohl
  • Harper Willow Grohl
  • Ophelia Saint Grohl
Spouse Name
  • Jennifer Youngblood (m. 1994–1997)
  • Jordyn Blum (m. 2003)
School Name
  •  Thomas Jefferson High School
  •  Bishop Ireton High School in Alexandria
  •  Annandale High School
College Name Update soon
Qualification Update soon
Physical Status
Dave Grohl BioGraphy Cover Pic
Height 5ft 11 ¾ (182.2 cm
Weight 78 kilograms or 172 pounds
Body Type Fit
Eye Color Dark Brown
Hair Color Black
Biceps Size Approx 40 inches
Waist size Approx 44 inches
Bust size Approx 30 inches
Body Color White
Relationship Status
Married Status Married
Any Affair Yet Not
Ex- wife Name Jennifer Youngblood (m. 1994–1997)
Wife Name Jordyn Blum (m. 2003)

Television Career

Apart from films, he has also been acting in the world of television for many years. He started acting on television in 1996. His first show is Space Ghost Coast to Coast in 1996. In 2006, he was seen performing vocals and guitar in The West Wing. In 2013, Memphis appeared as Mafia in Drunk History. The same year he also appeared in The High Fructose Adventures of Annoying Orange and Chelsea Lately. In 2014, he appeared in two television shows: Sonic Highways and Off Camera. He then appeared in The Muppets in 2015, the American Congressman in the 2016 episode of Drunk History: “Hamilton”, and Jimmy Kimmel Live in 2017 He appeared as a guest host, performing vocals and guitar on Sesame Street in 2019 and host From Cradle To Stage in 2021.

Net Worth

  • His net worth is close to $320 million.

Social media

He is active only on Instagram. He does not have an account on any other social media platform other than Instagram. He has a user ID on Instagram named davetruestories. Where he has 653k followers.

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