Mike Shinoda Biography

    Published On Jul 04, 2016
    Facts of Mike Shinoda
    Date of Birth: 1977 , February-11
    Birth Nation: United States
    Height: 5 Feet 11 Inch
    Name Joe Hahn
    Birth Name Joseph Hahn
    Father Peter Moore Smith
    Nationality American
    Birth Place/City Dallas
    Ethnicity White
    Profession DJ,director,musician and visual artist
    Net Worth $4 million
    Married Yes
    Married to Heidi Woan (m. 2012), Karen Denedit (m. 2005)
    Music Group South Crack
    Books Black Privilege: Opportunity Comes to Those Who Create It
    Nick Name Juli
    Working For Movies
    Eye Color Brown
    Hair Color Blonde
    Face Color White
    Body Measurements 36-26-35
    Affair with Bart Freundlich
    Movies Mall, Frat Party at the Pankake Festival, The Seed, Inside Living Things
    TV Show Zoo
    Siblings Peter Moore Smith
    Mother Anne
    Weight in KG N/A
    Education University of British Columbia (1994)
    Religion Atheist
    Salary N/A
    Breast Size 34B
    Waist size 26
    Hip Size 35
    Shoe Size 7.5 (US)
    Children Lila Bennington, Tyler Lee Bennington,
    Divorce Heidi Woan (), Karen Denedit (Div.2009)
    Awards Best Lead Performance By A Male in a Television Movie 2014
    Sisters Valerie Smith
    Died July 20, 2017, Palos Verdes Estates
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    He is a married man. He married to his longtime girlfriend Anna Hillinger on May 10, 2003. She is an author. She writes Kids book. She has her own site annashinoda.com for her writing skills. They have two children together. He is very happy of getting such a lovely wife and they are still together.

    He is an American by nationality and is of Japanese’s American ethnicity and talking about his height, he is five feet and eleven inches tall. When his age was six years old, her mother encourage him to take Piano class. When he was 13, Shinoda moved towards playing jazz, blues and hip hop. He attended Agoura High School with Linkin Park band mates Brad Delson and Rob Bourdon. The three formed the band Xero, and began to make a more serious attempt to pursue a career in the music industry. He graduated from Art Center College of Design of Pasadena to study graphic design and illustration. He and his band mates officially formed their band in 1996 named Linkin Park. He earns massive amount of salary and his net worth is 23 million dollars.

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    Born in California, United States

    1977

    He was born on February 11, 1977 in the Los Angeles suburb of Agoura Hills, California, United States. His father is of Japanese descent and his mother has German and English ancestry. He has a younger brother, Jason.

    Married to Anna Hillinger

    2003

    He is a married man. He married to Anna Hillinger on 10 May 2003. She is an author. She writes Kids book. She has her own site annashinoda.com for her writing skills. They have two children together. 

    Formed the Band, Linkin Park

    1996

    He and his band mates Rob Bourdon, and Brad Delson officially formed their band in 1996 and the name of their band is Linkin Park. He is the band's rhythm guitarist, songwriter, keyboardist, and co-vocalist. The band rose to international fame with their debut album “Hybrid Theory”.

    Band debut album Hybrid Theory

    2000

    Linkin Park released their first debut album on 24 October 2000 entitled "Hybrid Theory". It was commercial success album and it sold more than 4.8 million copies during its debut year. It was bestselling album of  the year 2001.

    Graduated from Art Center College of Design of Pasadena

    1998

    He attended Agoura High School with Linkin Park band mates Brad Delson and Rob Bourdon and he graduated Art Center College of Design of Pasadena to study graphic design and illustration in 1998. He was the youngest in his class to graduate aged 21.

    Received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters

    2009

    He was awarded with several honorary degrees so far. In 2009, he received an Honorary Doctorate of Humane Letters (L.H.D) from Art Center College of Design. He was also honored by Visionary Award and that was in 2010.

    Won Grammy Award

    2001

    Linkin Park won Grammy Award for their debut album "Hybrid Theory" and that was in year 2001. That album won this award for the song Crawling" and in the category of the Best Hard Rock Performance. It was nominated for two other Grammy Awards: Best New Artist and Best Rock Album.

    Founded Music for Relief

    2004

    Music for Relief was founded by Linkin Park in response to the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. It is a charitable organization dedicated to providing aid to survivors of natural disasters. They donate several natural calamities victims so far.

    Founded Music for Relief

    2004

    Music for Relief was founded by Linkin Park in response to the 2004 Indian Ocean tsunami. It is a charitable organization dedicated to providing aid to survivors of natural disasters. They donate several natural calamities victims so far.

    Band second album Meteora

    2003

    After the huge commercial of their first album, the band released their second album entitled "Meteora" and that was released in March 2003. It sold more than 800,000 copies during its first week, and it placed as the bestselling album on the Billboard charts at the time.