George Lynch Biography
George Lynch is a renowned American hard rock Guitarist and Songwriter who was born and brought up in Spokane, Washington, United States. He is widely known for his performances with a heavy metal band known as ‘Dokken’ as well as his post-Dokken solo band known as ‘Lynch Mob’.
He is profiled as among the most famous and influential metal guitarists of the 1980s. He is largely recognized for his uniqueness in plating styles and sounds. Due to his successful career as a guitarist, he was ranked by Guitar World magazine as Number 68 on the ‘100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time’. He was also ranked by Gibson #10 on the ’10 Top 10 Metal Guitarists Of All Time’.
|Full Names||George Lynch|
|Occupation / Profession||Guitarist|
|Race / Ethnicity||White|
George Lynch’s Age and Birthday
Lynch is 67 years old as of 2021, he was born on 28 September 1954 in Spokane, Washington, United States. He celebrates his birthday on 28 September every year and his birth sign is Libra.
|Age and Birthday|
|Age:||67 Years (As of 2021)|
|Date of Birth:||28 September 1954|
|Place of Birth:||Spoken, Washington|
George Lynch Height and Weight
George stands at a decent height of 5 feet and 6 inches (1.71 meters). He is a man of average stature, he also appears to be quite tall in stature in his photos. He also weighs a massive 149 lbs (68 kg).
|Height and Weight|
|Height||5 feet 6 inches (1.71)|
|Weight||149 lbs (68 kg)|
Other Body Measurements
|Other Body Measurements|
|Hair Color||Light brown|
|Shoe Size||To be Updated|
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|Chest Size||To be Updated|
|Waist Size||To be Updated|
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George Lynch Education
Details regarding Lynch’s educational background including the schools and colleges he attended are not available at the moment. We will update this post as soon as we get the information.
|College/ University||Not Known|
|Highest Qualification||Not Known|
George Lynch Family, Parents, and Siblings
Lynch was born to his parents in the United States. Our efforts to find out more about his family came to no avail as no such information is publicly available. Thus the identity of his parents is still unclear. It is also not known if he has any brothers or sisters. This section will be updated as soon as the information is available.
|Father (Dad)||Not Known|
George Lynch Wife and Children
Lynch is happily married to Danica Lynch. The couple tied the knot on 6th May 2006. They have been married for about 16 years as of 2026. Previously, he was married to Christy Lynch in 1985, and later in 1995, they divorced other after they were married for 10 years.
George Lynch Children
George is a proud father of two children, a son who goes by the name Sean Lynch and a daughter by the name Mariah Lynch. He is very overprotective about his children which makes it difficult to fetch any information about them.
George Lynch Net Worth
Lynch’s net worth is estimated to be between $1 million and $5 million dollars. This includes his assets, money, and income. His primary source of income is his career as a guitarist. Through his various sources of income, he has been able to accumulate good fortune but prefers to lead a modest lifestyle.
|Salary and Networth|
|Net Worth||$ 1 to $5 million dollars as of 2022|
|Source of Income||His career as a guitarist|
George Lynch Guitarist
Lynch began his career playing guitar at a very young age of 10. He used to play in a late 1970s band known as ‘The Boyz’ as well as working at the Sunset Strip clubs in Hollywood. The Boyz band featured several artists including Mick Brown (drummer), Lisa Furspanker (vocalist), Don Dokken (singer), Greg Stanford, and Monte Zufelt (bassist).
Prior to joining Dokken, he had formed Xciterin in 1980. In the 1980s, George gained wide recognition for being the lead guitarist in the band known ken. George is among the best prominent and renowned metal guitarists of the 1980s.
He is best recognized for his unique playing guitar style and sound. Lynch was greatly successful as a guitarist such that he was ranked by Guitar World magazine as number 68 on the ‘100 Greatest Guitarists Of All Time’ and was ranked by Gibson as number 10 on ‘Top 10 Metal Guitarists Of All Time’.
George Lynch Guitars
George has used many guitars in his career life as a guitarist and a songwriter. Some of the types of guitars used are listed below;
- ESP Kamikaze 1
- ESP[ M-1 TIGER
- ESP Skull & Snakes
- ESP Sunburst Tiger
- LTD GL-256
- ESP Tombstone GL-J2E TSB
- Gibson Les Paul Custom Electric Guitar
- ESP Flying V George Lynch Head Hunter
- ESP Stratocaster George Lynch Head Hunter
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch SoleCaster
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch Burnt Tiger
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch Dem Bones
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch-White Limba V
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch Shark Hunter
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch Snake hunter
- Mr. Scary Guitars By George Lynch Seven Strings
- Ginson Les Paul Special Double-Cut Electric Guitar
- ESP Kamikaze CS
- Purple Tiger
George Lynch Esp
Lynch owns a shop known as ESP Guitars Company. He produces his own custom hand-built art guitars that are marketed under the Mr. Scary Guitars brand.
George Lynch Dokken
Lynch and Dokken formed a band known as Dokken band in 1980. They later parted ways due to internal interests and tensions in 1989 despite its popularity. The following are the album that they produced in the Dokken band;
- 1983 – Breaking the Chains
- 1984 – Tooth and Nail
- 1985 – Under Lock and Key
- 1987 – Back for the Attack
- 1988 – Beast from the East
- 1994 – The Best of Dokken – Japanese release
- 1995 – Dysfunctional
- 1995 – One Live Night
- 1997 – Shadowlife
- 1999 – The Very Best of Dokken
- 2006 – The Definitive Rock Collection
- 2007 – From Conception: Live 1981
Frequently Asked Questions about George Lynch
George Lynch is a renowned American hard rock Guitarist and Songwriter. He is widely known for his performances with a heavy metal band known as ‘Dokken’ as well as his post-Dokken solo band known as ‘Lynch Mob’.
Lynch is 67 years old as of 2021, he was born on 28 September 1954 in Spokane, Washington, United States.
Lynch stands at a height of 5 feet and 6 inches (1.71 meters).
Yes, he is currently married to Danica Lynch since 6th May 2006. They are proud parents of two children, a son who goes by the name Sean Lynch and a daughter by the name Mariah Lynch. He is very overprotective about his children which makes it difficult to fetch any information about them.
He has an approximate net worth of $5 million. This amount has been accrued from his career as a hard rock guitarist and songwriter.
Details about his salary are not yet disclosed. However, information about how much he makes will be updated as soon as it is available.
He is a resident of Los Angeles, California, United States of America, we shall upload pictures of his house as soon as we have them.
Lynch is alive and in good health. There have been no reports of him being sick or having any health-related issues.
He is still pursuing his career as a professional hard rock guitarist and songwriter.
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