how tall is Sting

Sting Height

5′ 11″ (180 cm)

Sting is a British musician, singer-songwriter, and actor born on October 2, 1951, in Wallsend, United Kingdom.

Interesting Facts about Sting:

  1. Sting was born Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner on October 2, 1951, in Wallsend, Northumberland, England.
  2. He was given his nickname “Sting” by the band members of The Phoenix Jazzmen, in which he performed in the early 1970s, because he used to wear a black and yellow striped sweater that made him look like a bee.
  3. Before becoming a successful musician, Sting worked as a teacher, a construction laborer, and a tax officer.
  4. In addition to his music career, Sting has also acted in several films, including “Quadrophenia” (1979), “The Bride” (1985), and “Lock, Stock and Two Smoking Barrels” (1998).
  5. He has won 17 Grammy Awards, including one for his work with The Police and 16 as a solo artist.
  6. Sting is also a philanthropist and has been involved in various charitable organizations, including the Rainforest Foundation Fund, which he co-founded with his wife Trudie Styler in 1989.
  7. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame as a member of The Police in 2003 and received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 2000.
  8. Some of Sting’s most popular songs include “Every Breath You Take,” “Fields of Gold,” “Englishman in New York,” “Shape of My Heart,” and “Desert Rose.”
  9. Sting is also an accomplished lute player and has recorded several albums of Renaissance and Baroque music.
  10. He has been married to Trudie Styler since 1992, and the couple has four children together.

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