Chris Martin – Biography, Facts & Life Story

Chris Martin British Singer

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Height, Weight & Physical Stats

Body Measurements Slim
Bodytype Slim
Height 6 feet 1 inches (1.86 m)
Weight 52 kg (114 lbs)
Hair Color BLONDE
Eye Color Blue
Nickname Chris Martin
Gender Male
Age 47 years old (in 2024)
Date of Birth March 2, 1977
Full Name Christopher Anthony John Martin
Profession Singer
Nationality British
Birthplace Whitestone, England
Religion Christianity
Published on April 27, 2019 on 07:17 PM
Zodiac Sign Pisces

Chris Martin is a renowned English singer, musician, songwriter, record maker, as well as a philanthropist. He is the co-founder and leading musician of rock band Coldplay. He attended University College London wherein he originated a rock band together with Jonny Buckland in the year1996 titled Pectoralz, which was finally retitled Coldplay in the year 1998.

Chris Martin, accompanied by other Coldplay members, gained immense recognition with the release of song “Yellow” in the year 2000, a song that also won the band their very first Grammy Award nominee under Grammy Award for the Best Rock Song. Coldplay also earned critical acclamation and a number of accolades for their succeeding music albums comprising off Viva la Vida and A Rush of Blood to Head, earning a Brit Award for the former and a Grammy Award for the both. Coldplay band has sold more than 90 million records universally, making them one of the top-selling musicians of the world. One of the highest profile singers in British prevalent culture, Chris Martin starred on 2017’s Debrett list for the most prominent people across United Kingdom.

Chris Martin was born in Whitestone, United Kingdom on 2nd March, 1977. He is the eldest son of five children. His father named Anthony Martin is a retired bookkeeper, whereas his mom, Alison Martin, is a melody teacher. His family’s motorhome selling business called Martins of Exeter, was originated by his grandfather Besley Martin, C.B.E, in the year 1929, vended by his father to an old employee in the year 1999. William Willett was the man who stumped for and made daytime saving a predictable approach, was Martin’s great-grandfather. Julian Winston Sandys, son of Conformist representative Edwin Duncan Sandys, Baron Sandys by his wife named Diana Churchill, daughter of Chief Minister Winston Churchill.  The Conformist politician named David Martin is his dad’s brother.

Chris Martin completed his schooling at preparatory Exeter Cathedral School and pre-preparatory Hylton School where he developed his passion for singing. After Exeter Cathedral School, Martin attended Sherborne School Dorset, wherein he met his future Coldplay manager named Phil Harvey.

Chris Martin continued his education at University College London, residing at Ramsay Hall, wherein he read Ancient World Studies and earned his graduated degree with first-class honors in Latin and Greek. At University College London, Chris met his future Coldplay members named Jonny Buckland, Will Champion and Guy Berryman.


Chris Martin Education

Qualification: Honours In Greek And Latin

College: University College London

Chris Martin Career

Profession: Singer

Known For: Chris Martin is an English singer and musician best known for being the lead vocalist of Coldplay

Net Worth: $145 million

Family & Relatives

Father: Anthony Martin

Mother: Alison Martin

Brother: Richard Martin, Alex Martin

Sister: Nicola Martin

Marital Status: Divorced

Ex Spouse: Gwyneth Paltrow

No. of Children: 2

Son: Moses Martin

Daughter: Apple Martin

Facts You Never Knew About Chris Martin

  • Chris Martin was born in a melodic atmosphere. His mom was a music instructor and could play a number of instruments.
  • Chris has four siblings and is the oldest amongst them.
  • At his 11 years of age, he first originated his band, The Rocking Honkies with his school pal, James.
  • He afterwards moved to Sherborne School Dorset after prep school wherein he met Phil Harvey, who afterward became his band’s manager.
  • Along with his University Pal Buckland, Guy Berryman and Will Champion, he founded a substitute rock band Starfish. They afterwards amended the name with Coldplay.
  • In the year 2002, they released their subsequent album titled A Rush of Blood to the Head that went on to win a number of International and Domestic Awards.


Who is Chris Martin?

Chris Martin is a British singer, born on 02 March, 1977 in Whitestone, England.

How old is Chris Martin?

Chris Martin is 47 years old as of May 2024.

How tall is Chris Martin?

Chris Martin is 6 feet 1 inches (1.86 m).

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  1. krysta murphy says:

    Chris martin is the best I have a crush on him