David Bowie Through the Years

Happy Birthday, Bowie! Take a look at the iconic rock legend through the years.

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English model Twiggy poses with David Bowie in Paris for the cover of his 'Pin Ups' album, 1973. (Photo by Justin de Villeneuve/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)
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A portrait taken on May 13, 1983 shows British singer David Bowie during a press conference at the 36th Cannes Film Festival.
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English model Twiggy poses with David Bowie in Paris for the cover of his 'Pin Ups' album, 1973.
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Studio portrait, 1980s.
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Musician David Bowie performs onstage during his "Ziggy Stardust" era in 1973.
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Bowie in 1967.
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Singer David Bowie posing with a large barking dog while working on the artwork for his 1974 album 'Diamond Dogs' in London.
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Redferns
David Bowie performs live on stage at Earls Court Arena on May 12, 1973 during the Ziggy Stardust tour.
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Singer David Bowie being interviewed at home in Beckenham, London on April 24, 1972.
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David Bowie c.1965.
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Pop singer David Bowie is seen off at the station by his first wife Angie, July 9, 1973.
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David Bowie and Iman, Nov. 29, 1990. Bowie would marry the supermodel two years later in 1992.
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Glam rock star David Bowie in a black and white horizontally striped jacket with wide lapels, May 1973.
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David Bowie performs in Hartford, Connecticut in this Sept. 14, 1995 file photo.
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David Bowie outside the Carlyle Hotel; circa 1970; New York.
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David Bowie performs ‘Rebel Rebel’ in the Top Pop Studios, Hilversum, Netherlands on Feb. 13 1974.
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David Bowie poses for an RCA publicity shot in 1976.
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Rock legend David Bowie performs on stage at the Forum in Copenhagen, Oct. 7, 2003.
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David Bowie performs 'Rebel Rebel' on the TV show TopPop on Feb. 7, 1974 in Hilversum, Netherlands.
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David Bowie (wearing an eyepatch) appears at a press conference at the Amstel Hotel on Feb. 7, 1974 in Amsterdam, Netherlands.
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David Bowie performs on stage on the third and final day of "The Nokia Isle of Wight Festival 2004" at Seaclose Park, on June 13, 2004 in Newport, UK.
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David Bowie sits holding a cigarette in Cannes, May 1983.
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David Bowie plays an acoustic guitar while being photographed at a press conference in Japan on May 19, 1990.
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Rocker David Bowie, right, points to the hamburger that he wants for lunch during a barbecue for his crew at Veterans Stadium in Philadelphia, July 27, 1987.
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Rock 'n' roll legend David Bowie waves to the crowd after receiving the 2,083rd star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the Hollywood district of Los Angeles, Feb. 12, 1997.
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David Bowie performs on stage at London's Wembley Stadium during the Live Aid famine relief rock concert, July 13, 1985.
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Rock stars David Bowie, left, and Peter Frampton are seen at a news conference in New York where Bowie announced his North American tour, March 18, 1987.
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Musician David Bowie plays an acoustic Espana 12-string guitar to promote the release of his album 'Space Oddity' in Nov. 1969 in London, England.
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Musician David Bowie poses for a portrait in his "Ziggy Stardust" guise in June 1972 in London, England.
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English singer, musician and actor David Bowie with dyed red hair and a yellow suit, circa 1974.
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David Bowie poses for a portrait in 1976.
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A poster for Nicolas Roeg's 1976 science fiction film 'The Man Who Fell to Earth' starring David Bowie.
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David Bowie performs live at Ahoy, Rotterdam on May 13 1976 on the final leg of his 1976 Thin White Duke World Tour.
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English singer David Bowie with Belgian actress Monique van Vooren at the premiere of Steven Spielberg's 'Close Encounters of the Third Kind' at The Ziegfeld Theater, New York, 15th November 1977.
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David Bowie attends the 2010 CFDA Fashion Awards in New York.
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David Bowie performs during a concert celebrating his 50th birthday, Jan. 9, 1997 at Madison Square Garden in New York.
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