David Gray Birthday & Fun Facts

Height, Age, Net Worth, Biography & More

Aashita Dhingra
Jan 31, 2024 By Aashita Dhingra
Originally Published on May 06, 2022
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About David Gray

David Gray is a singer, songwriter, and record producer.
David Gray made his debut with the album 'A Century Ends' in April 1993. His song 'Slow Motion' also became an instant hit.
The first album of David was released in 1993. He was born in England in 1968.
David Gray was born on June 13, 1968, in Cheshire, England. From a very young age, he dreamt of becoming a singer and undertook education in music. He came into the limelight after the success of his album, 'White Ladder'. He also plays guitar, keyboard, harmonica and piano. He is of British nationality and he currently lives in London, England.

David Gray Net Worth, Earnings & Spending Habits

What is David Gray’s net worth?

David Gray's net worth is around $8 million.

How much does David Gray earn per year?

There is no information available about his annual earnings.

Height, Age & Physical Attributes

How tall is David Gray?

David is 5 ft 9 in (180cm) tall.

How old is David Gray?

He is 53 years old as of 2022.

Childhood And Education

David Gray was born on June 13, 1968 in Sale, Cheshire, United Kingdom. When he was nine years old, he and his family moved to Solva, Pembrokeshire, Wales, where his parents started a clothing business.
David Gray went to Ysgol Dewi Sant High School in nearby St Davids. Gray did his bachelor's and master's degrees at the Carmarthenshire College of Art and Liverpool School of Art.

Family, Romance And Relationships

Who is David Gray dating?

The singer married Olivia Gray in Los Angeles, California, in 1993. They have two daughters, Ivy and Florence.

Career And Professional Highlights

Best Known For…

David Gray's name shot to fame after releasing his album 'White Ladder. This gave him much-needed public attention and commercial success as a singer. Recently in 2021, he released his 12th studio album titled 'Skellig'. His long and successful career as a singer shows his dedication to his work. 
David Gray is best known for his hit song 'Babylon' from the 'White Ladder' album.

Charity Work

As a singer, Gray is involved in a lot of charity events. Just recently, he joined a charity walk to raise funds for the protection of curlew birds. In 2020, he wrote a fundraising song, 'Running On The Waves' for a wildlife trust.

What awards has David Gray won?

In 2000, singer David Gray won the Album Title award in the IFPI Platinum Europe Awards for his album 'White Ladder'. For the same album, he also won Best International Album and Best International Songwriter at the Meteor Music Awards in 2001.
David won the Best Song Musically & Lyrically award for his song 'Babylon' in the Ivor Novello Awards. In 2001, he was nominated for the Best Male Solo Artist at the Brit Awards, again for his song 'Babylon'.

David Gray’s Hobbies And Interests

The singer and songwriter love songs and spends his time working on new art pieces.

Other Interesting David Gray Facts And Trivia

  • The singer David Gray has the habit of wobbling his head from side to side while singing.
  • Gray's 'Lost Songs 95-98' album was released in 2001.
  • Gray has released 12 studio albums including 'Draw The Line', 'Foundling', and 'Mutineers'.
    Main Image credit: Paul Keeling / Shutterstock.com

David Gray Birthday & Fun Facts Facts

Birth Name

David Peter Gray

Date of Birth




Place of Birth




180 cm

Eye Color

Dark Brown

Child Star?



Singer, Song Writer, Record Producer, Composer


Liverpool School of Art

Net Worth



Olivia Gray


Elaine Gray, Peter Gray
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