Paul David Hewson, was born on the 10th of May, 1960. Bono was born in Dublin,
in the Republic of Ireland.
Bono is the lead singer of the famous Irish rock band U2. Over the years
Bono has participated in many humanitarian causes, he has been involved
in Band Aid and Live Aid projects as well as setting up an organization
called "DATA", which stands for Debt, AIDS, Trade in Africa.
Famous Spiritual Quotes>
- But 20 years on
I'm not that interested in charity. I'm interested in justice.
- Wishing for the
end to AIDS and extreme poverty in Africa is like wishing that gravity
didn't make things so damn heavy.
- I don't know.
Lennon when you need him?
- Me, I'm in love
with this country called America. I'm a huge fan of America, I'm one
of those annoying fans.
- I love America
because America is not just a country, it's an idea. You see my country,
Ireland, is a great country, but it's not an idea.
- Every era has its
defining struggle and the fate of Africa is one of ours.
- You know, I used
to think the future was solid or fixed, something you inherited like
an old building that you move into when the previous generation moves
out or gets chased out. But it's not.
- But my point is
that the world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for
you to hammer it into shape.
- The idea that anything
is possible, that's one of the reasons why I'm a fan of America.
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