Biography - A Short Wiki
Bassist best known as a member of the old-school metal bands Dio and Rainbow. He co-wrote 80’s metal classics like “Holy Diver” with Dio.
He began his professional career as the bassist for the band Street Noise in the early 70’s.
He is the founder of Hear ‘n Aid, an organization which aims to help those suffering from hunger.
His parents and brothers moved to Canada when he was a teenager.
His bands Rainbow and Dio were both fronted by the late metal singing legend Ronnie James Dio.
How did Jimmy Bain die?
Jimmy Bain's death was caused by Lung Cancer.The cause of death was determined to be lung cancer. Bain had not been diagnosed with cancer and was aware only of his pneumonia. He is interred in Forest Lawn Memorial Park (Hollywood Hills), not far from his bandmate Ronnie James Dio.
|Cause of death||Lung Cancer|
|Age of death||68 years|
|Birthday||December 19, 1947|
|Death date||January 23, 2016|
|Place of death||Atlantic Ocean|
|Place of burial||N/A|