Geldof


Also found in: Dictionary, Wikipedia.

Geldof

Bob. Full name Robert Frederick Zenon Geldof. born 1954, Irish rock singer and philanthropist: formerly lead vocalist with the Boomtown Rats (1977--86): organizer of the Band Aid charity for famine relief in Africa. He received an honorary knighthood in 1986
References in periodicals archive ?
Geldof said after reminding the crowd that Ireland is also a divided island, cyprusscene website reported on Sunday.
Geldof has always had a more intellectual side to his nature and he's had an opportunity to exercise it thanks to this two-part documentary, which he co-wrote with historian Roy Foster.
Geldof said: "It's a song, it's a Geldof said: "It's a song, it's a track but it's an event, and the track but it's an event, and the next stage is to turn it into a phenomenon like it was in the 80s.
He told the hearing that, although she had struggled to come off methadone, by November 2013 Ms Geldof was found to be free of heroin and reducing her methadone.
Coroner Roger Hatch said 25-year-old Geldof took a fatal dose of high-purity heroin shortly before she was found dead at her home south of London on April 7.
19, 2011, file photo, Peaches Geldof arrives for the Moet & Chandon Etoile Award, at a central London venue.
Geldof told presenter Lorraine Kelly said it was "still very raw" as he explained: "I'm walking down the road and suddenly out of the blue there's an awareness of her - and you know, I buckle.
In an interview published this week in The Spectator magazine, Ms Geldof spoke of the pressures of fame and said she felt people thought she would die in the same way as her TV presenter mother, who died from an accidental heroin overdose at her London home aged 41 in 2000.
Unfortunately, Geldof seems to have repeated the history and has left behind two children, who were apparently present at the apartment when the incident took place.
Sir Bob Geldof is thought to have led tributes to his daughter in front of a host of well-known personalities at St Mary Magdalene and St Lawrence church in the village of Davington, near Faversham in Kent, yesterday.
Sir Bob Geldof is thought to have led tributes to his daughter in front of a host of wellknown personalities at St Mary Magdalene and St Lawrence church in the village of Davington, near Faversham in Kent.