Date of birth: September 13, 1961 (Age 56)
Full name: David Scott Mustaine
Born place: La Mesa, California, USA
Height: 6’1’’ (183 cm)
Weight: 84 kg (185 pounds)
Hair color: Red
Eye color: Hazel
Dave Mustaine is a remarkable producer, actor, author and musician who has created a niche for himself in the entertainment and attained much fame through heavy metal music as he is the co-founder of the famous band Megadeth.
Learning to play the guitar from a tender age eventually paid off in his career as this skill created a success path for him. For about 4 months, his guitar playing had to be on hold for him as he recovered from an arm injury that was close to costing him his career.
For the past 4 decades, Dave has maintained his relevance in the entertainment industry as he has been in 4 different rock bands and has won 2 Golden God Awards
In the early years of his career, Dave used to have a lean figure. However, as nature has taking its course in his growth process, Dave has put on a bit of weight. Nevertheless, he still endeavors to keep his body fit. His career and lifestyle both require him to be fit as well as help him to keep fit. In order to perform back to back on stage, Dave follows a fitness plan which consists of a lot of cardio workout so as to build up his endurance.
So as to make his work-out plan effective, Dave does not only stick to his gym routine as he is also involved in various other activities such as kickboxing and yoga. He uses martial arts to keep fit as it is one of his hobbies.
He took this particular hobby and made a skill out of it as he has attained the black belt rank in both Ukidokan karate and taekwondo. He also really enjoys playing golf.
Despite the changes age has allowed Dave go through in terms of his physical appearance, yet he has held on to his long blonde shoulder length hair from his teens.
Aside from the tremendous success he has attained in his career, Dave has also been married for a whopping 27 years to Pamela Casselberry. The couple has 2 children together.