FRANK VINCENT ZAPPA
December 21 1940 in Baltimore,Maryland.
Citizen of the United States of America.
Italian, French, Greek, Arab.
Eldest son of:
Francis Vincent Zappa a graduate engineer born in Sicily Italy
Rosemarie Zappa housewife and librarian.
Brothers and sisters:
Carl,Bobby and Candy.
Gail Zappa née Sloatman born 1945 married in 1967.
Moon Unit born 1967
Dweezil born 1969
Emuukha Ahmed Rhodan born 1974
Diva born 1979
Places of residence, education and employment:
Edgewood, Maryland until 1950
Monterey, Cal 1951-53
Pomona, Cal 1953-54
San Diego, Cal 1954-56
Lancaster, Cal 1956-58 Graduated from Antelope Valley high school
And did one semester of music at Antelope Valley Junior College.
Los Angeles, Cal 1959 Composed music for a movie
Alto Loma, Cal 1959 Attended a harmony course at Chaffey Collage
Pomona, Cal 1959 Attended a composition course at Pomona College
Ontario, Cal 1960-62 First marriage (Kay) worked as designer
for an advertising agency and later for a greeting-card company.
Since then a full time composer, performer and producer of music.
Cucamonga, Cal 1962-64 Worked a recording studio.
Hollywood, Cal 1964-66 Professional career as rock´n roll artist.
New York, N.Y. 1967-68
Laurel Canyon, Hollywood, Cal 1968-
Has trained and employed his own groups of musicians since 1964.
Set up his first record companies in 1968.
Independent business since 1976.
In possession of a complete recording studio since 1979.