Reference Entry

Bolan, Marc [real name Mark Feld] (1947-1977), musician and poet

Rikky Rooksby

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:


Bolan, Marc [real name Mark Feld] (1947-1977), musician and poet, was born on 30 September 1947 in Hackney, London, the second child of Simeon Feld, cosmetics salesman (1920-1991), and his wife, Phyllis Winifred, née Atkins (1927-1991). The energy of 1950s rock'n'roll captivated the young Mark Feld, prompting him to take ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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