Birth Name: Aleksandar Živojinović
Place of Birth: Fernie, British Columbia, Canada
Date of Birth: August 27, 1953
Alex Lifeson is a Canadian musician, songwriter, and record producer. He is the guitarist and backing vocalist of progessive rock band Rush. Other members of the band include/have included Geddy Lee and Neil Peart.
Alex is the son of Serbian immigrants Melanija and Nenad Zivojinovich/Živojinović. His stage name Lifeson is a semi-literal translation of his birth name, Živojinović, which is Serbian for “son of life.”
Alex is married to Charlene, with whom he has two children.
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