Elijah Hewson was conceived by Paul David Hewson in Dublin, Ireland, on May 10, 1960. He was brought up in the suburb of Finglas by Iris and Brendan Robert “Weave” Hewson. Iris died when Bono was only 14 years of age. He grew up adoring David Bowie, Bob Dylan, and Leonard Cohen and was associated with companions in a surrealist road posse called Lipton Village. The pack gave Bono his moniker, Bono Vox of O’Connell Street, in which the initial segment of the name, Bono, means “great voice.” He decided to utilize Bono as a phase name; in any case, everybody in his own life likewise now calls him Bono.
Bono framed his band U2 at 16 years old, in light of promotion on his school’s notice board. Going along with him in reacting to the advertisement were David Evans (The Edge) and siblings Dik and Adam Clayton. Starting under the name Feedback, the band played Rolling Stones, and Beach Boys cover tunes during their underlying jam meetings. At the point when they understood their covers were not exactly working, they started to compose their own tunes. Bono began singing, playing guitar, and composing the band’s tunes. Input changed their name to U2 (via The Hype) in 1977. U2 endorsed with Island Records in 1980. Their first singles and collections neglected to the graph, and the band even discussed separating because of their absence of progress. Be that as it may, by the arrival of 1983’s “War,” U2 had started to become well known and gain worldwide consideration. The lead single for the band, “New Year’s Day,” arrived at No. 10 on the UK graphs and turned into their first abroad hit, with huge airplay outside of Europe. The collection was the band’s first business achievement, appearing at No. 1 in the UK. By the arrival of 1987’s “Joshua Tree,” their fifth collection, the band had become a commonly recognized name. Their 1991 collection “Achtung Baby” indicated a more close to the home side of Bono as he composed verses that were motivated by his private life.
There’s a famous talk that Bono turned into a tycoon subsequent to putting resources into Facebook through his private value reserve, Elevation Partners. The facts confirm that Elevation made a pre-IPO interest on Facebook of generally $210 million. At its top, before they dumped, the gathering’s speculation was worth around $1.5 billion. The piece of the story that the vast majority don’t comprehend is that Bono is one of six establishing accomplices of Elevation AND that Elevation is simply qualified for around 20% of the benefits created by its ventures. At this point, all things considered, Bono actually made somewhere in the range of $40 and $50 million on this Facebook speculation. Still a stunning return!
Bono wedded Alison (Stewart) Hewson, an individual extremist and money manager, in 1982. They have two girls, Jordan and Memphis Eve, and two children, Elijah Bob Patricius Guggi Q and John Abraham. Bono is a rehearsing Christian, which he has said prods his work as an extremist and a philanthropic person.
Bono experiences glaucoma, which is the reason he is never seen without shades. In May 2010, he endured a spinal injury while on a visit and was taken to a facility in Munich, Germany, for crisis neurosurgery. In November 2014, Bono was engaged with a cycling mishap that almost overturned his capacity to play guitar. He went through five hours of crisis medical procedure to fix his shoulder bone, humerus, and pinky finger.
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Net worth Of Elijah Hewson
Bono is an Irish artist and political lobbyist who has total assets of $700 million. He is most popular for being the lead vocalist of the band U2. He is additionally a speculator and donor.