Grohl in July 2008
Grohl married Jennifer Leigh Youngblood, a photographer from Grosse Pointe, Michigan, in 1994 and later divorced in 1997, after separating in December 1996. On August 2, 2003, he married Jordyn Blum and they have three daughters: Violet Maye (born April 15, 2006), Harper Willow (born April 17, 2009), and Ophelia Saint (born August 1, 2014).
In 2012, Grohl was estimated to be the third wealthiest drummer in the world, behind Ringo Starr and Phil Collins, with a fortune of $260 million.
Grohl does not read music and plays only by ear.
Advocacy, philanthropy and views
Grohl has been vocal in his views on drug misuse, contributing to a 2009 anti-drug video for the BBC. “I have never done cocaine, ever… Continue Reading (4 minute read)