Alex Kapranos

Franz Ferdinand Visits MTV Canada "MTV Live" on December 5, 2008

Kapranos in 2008, photo by

Birth Name: Alexander Paul Kapranos Huntley

Place of Birth: Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 20 March, 1972

*Greek (father)
*English (mother)

Alex Kapranos is a Scottish musician, singer, songwriter, record producer, and author. He is the lead singer and guitarist of Glasgow-based rock band Franz Ferdinand. He has also been part of supergroup FFS and indie supergroup BNQT. He is also known as Prince House Rabbit.

Alex was born in Thornbury, Gloucestershire, England, and was initially raised in Sunderland. His family moved to Scotland at the age of seven. Alex is married to French musician Clara Luciani, with whom he has a son.

3 Responses

  1. Hadnodiner says:


    • NOTREALLY says:

      hmmm no, Greek and English, can you read?

      • porkarella says:

        ——– Alfonso, he refers to his looking, but he’s wrong Russians and other Balkan Slavs have a very different face large, square and flat, high thick cheeckbones, very big forehead, —— almond shaped eyes, round thick nose they look —— and —-.
        He looks fully Brit despite his mixed roots.

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