Malcolm Young

Malcolm Young

Birth
Glasgow, Glasgow City, Scotland
Death 18 Nov 2017 (aged 64)
Sydney, City of Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Burial Burial Details Unknown
Memorial ID 185294368 · View Source
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Rock Musician. Born in Glasgow, Scotland, he was best known as the co-founder, rhythm guitarist, and a principal songwriter for the rock group AC/DC. Considered the driving force behind the band, he was responsible for the composition of many of the group's biggest hits, co-writing radio staples such as "Back in Black," "Highway to Hell," "Shoot to Thrill," and "You Shook Me All Night Long." Following a nearly continuous forty-one year run with the band, he was forced to retire in September 2014 due to health issues stemming from his long time battle with dementia.

Bio by: Kentucky Hill Hunter


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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Kentucky Hill Hunter
  • Added: 18 Nov 2017
  • Find a Grave Memorial 185294368
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