Freddie Mercury was truly a one of a kind person and performer. His voice is still one of the most recognizable and today we celebrate his life. Enjoy our gallery below and some interesting facts about this pop-sensation.
Though he spent his teenage years in England, Mercury was born in Stone Town, Zanzibar (now known as Tanzania). He grew up between Zanzibar and India.
Tattoo by: Samantha
Our sources indicate the famous singer was indeed a cat person, in fact, at one point he had over 10 cats! (The song Delilah was written about one of his furry friends).
Tattoo by: Lhumila Sobko
The famous Queen Crest was designed by Freddie himself. It's also based off of the zodiac signs of the band members.
Tattoo by: Gianni Sbragi
Freddie Mercury's last recorded song was 'Mother Love'. It was later included on Queen's album 'Made in Heaven' released in 1995.
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Freddie Mercury, along with the other members of Queen, was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall Of Fame in 2001.
Tattoo by: Mario Bernardi