Richard Jonckheere

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Richard Jonckheere
Born (1963-01-20) 20 January 1963 (age 54)
Brussels, Belgium
Nationality Belgium
Occupation musician

Richard Jonckheere (born 20 January 1963[1] in Brussels, Belgium[2]), a.k.a. Richard 23 or Richard JK, is an Industrial and EBM musician. He is a member of Front 242 (which he joined in 1983) and was a founding member of Revolting Cocks (which he left in 1986). He released an EP (Free Tyson Free!) with Jean-Pierre Everaerts and Marc Desmare using the moniker Holy Gang and two twelve-inch singles in 1999/2000 as LaTchak (a collaboration with Everaerts).

General[edit]

Richard Jonckheere has two children born in September 1988 and May 1990.

He lives in Brussels and is currently working at the European Commission.

Politics[edit]

Richard Jonckheere is a strong supporter of ecological causes.[3]

In 2007, he ran as candidate for the Belgian general elections on behalf of the Ecolo party.[4] In the district Brussels-Halle-Vilvoorde he finished 15th, with 1936 (or 2.03% of the) votes.[5]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Birthdate from [1] and [2]. Retrieved on 18 July 2007.
  2. ^ Birthplace from "BRAVO Kalender 1992," page 27 (OCLC 312016376)
  3. ^ For this witness his MySpace page. Retrieved on 18 July 2007.
  4. ^ Bruxelles, liste pour la Chambre : 8ème effectif, Ecolo.be. Retrieved on 18 July 2007.
  5. ^ Circonscription de Bruxelles-Hal-Vilvorde, Belgium.be. Retrieved on 18 July 2007.

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