Mark Knopfler concerts


Mark Knopfler tour dates

Knopfler was born in Glasgow, Scotland to an English mother and Hungarian-Jewish father who made his debut into the world on 12 August 1949. He worked as a journalist and a teacher, before forming Dire Straits in 1977. Two years later, the band, including his younger brother David, scored their first hit, 'Sultans of Swing'.