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David Crosby was born on August 14, 1941 in Los Angeles, California, USA as David Van Cortlandt Crosby. He is known for his work on Backdraft (1991), Hook (1991) and The Limey (1999). He has been married to Jan Dance since May 16, 1987. They have one child. See full bio »

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Known For

Backdraft '70s Hippie
Hook Tickles
The Limey Soundtrack
Up in the Air Soundtrack


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 2006 David Gilmour: On an Island (Video short)
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 1998 Chicago Hope (TV Series)
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- The Other Cheek (1998) ... David Crosby
 1997 Ellen (TV Series)
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- Ellen Unplugged (1997) ... David Crosby
 1996 Suddenly (TV Movie)
 1993-1994 The John Larroquette Show (TV Series)
- A Dark and Stormy Night (1994) ... Chester
- Death and Dishonor (1994) ... Chester
- Newcomer (1993) ... Chester
- Jumping Off the Wagon (1993) ... Chester
- This Is Not a Step (1993) ... Chester
 1993 The Simpsons (TV Series)
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- Homer's Barbershop Quartet (1993) ... David Crosby (voice)
- Marge in Chains (1993) ... David Crosby (voice)
 1993 Flying Blind (TV Series)
Employer #4
- Panic in Neil's Park (1993) ... Employer #4
 1992 Thunderheart
 1992 Roseanne (TV Series)
- The Bowling Show (1992) ... Duke
 1991 To Cross the Rubicon
Damian Lyndell
 1991 Hook
 1991 Backdraft
'70s Hippie
 1990 Crosby, Stills & Nash: Live It Up (Video short)
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 1990 Crosby Stills & Nash: I Anybody Had A Heart (Video short)
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 1990 Phil Collins: That's Just the Way It Is (Video short)
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 1990 Shannon's Deal (TV Series)
Dorsey Ledbetter
- Words to Music (1990) ... Dorsey Ledbetter
 1989 Crosby, Stills, Nash, & Young: American Dream (Video short)
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 1989 David Crosby: Drive My Car (Video short)
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Other Works:

Collaborated with Phil Collins on the single "Hero" (which reached #56 on the UK singles chart in 1993). See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Print Biographies | 1 Portrayal | 4 Interviews | 3 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 6 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

DavidCrosby.com | Discogs | See more »

Alternate Names:

The Byrds | Crosby Stills & Nash | Crosby Stills and Nash | Crosby Stills Nash & Young | Crosby Stills Nash and Young


5' 8" (1.73 m)


Jan Dance  (1 child)


Julia Floyd Delafied Crosby (grandparent) | See more »

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[observation, 2016, about whether he considers his legacy] No. I should, I guess, and I expect most people do, but I don't. I don't think about the past, I don't think about awards, I don't rest on my laurels, I don't think about any of that stuff. I think about what I'm supposed to do today and what I need to do tomorrow and what I may be able to do next week and what I need to do this coming ... See more »


Inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1997 (as a member of Crosby Stills & Nash). See more »


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