I was 6 when the Band Aid single was released and 7 by the time Live Aid happened, I will never forget seeing the pictures of children in Ethiopia; it set me on a path of charity work which I am still doing today.
Bob Geldof. Geldof was born and brought up in Dún Laoghaire, Ireland, a son of Robert and Evelyn Geldof. His paternal grandfather, Zenon Geldof, was a Belgian immigrant and a hotel chef. His paternal grandmother, Amelia Falk, was an English Jew from London.