Albert Hammond, Jr.

Hammond, Jr. in 2013, photo by Debby Wong/

Birth Name: Albert Louis Hammond, Jr.

Place of Birth: Los Angeles, California, United States

Date of Birth: April 9, 1980

*father – English, Irish
*mother – Argentinian [Spanish, possibly other]

Albert Hammond, Jr. is an American guitarist, singer, songwriter, and music producer. He is the guitar and keyboard player for the band The Strokes. The other members of the band are Julian Casablancas, Nikolai Fraiture, Fabrizio Moretti, and Nick Valensi.

His father, Albert Hammond, is an English singer, songwriter, and producer, who was raised in Gibraltar. His mother, Claudia Fernandez, is an Argentinian model and beauty pageant winner. Albert is married to Polish restaurateur Justyna Sroka.

Albert’s paternal grandmother’s surname was McCarthy.

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2 Responses

  1. madman says:

    His paternal grandparents’ surnames were “Hammond” and “McCarthy”, so his father likely has Irish ancestry as well.

  2. andrew says:

    Gilbraltarian, nice.

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