35 Facts About Marilyn Manson

1. Marilyn Manson achieved his greatest success in 1998 with the release of Mechanical Animals.

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2. Marilyn Manson usually carries his portable game console, Nintendo DS, when he travels for tours.

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3. Marilyn Manson supports the writings of Aleister Crowley and Friedrich Nietzsche.

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4. Marilyn Manson is a great fan of Anton Lavey who established The Church of Satan.

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5. Marilyn Manson was a guest on Bill O'Reilly's The O'Reilly Factor, back when it was still on the air.

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6. Marilyn Manson once did a photo shoot with famous photographer Terry Richardson, where both he and his father wore the iconic singer's trademark makeup.

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7. Marilyn Manson is related to conservative political commentator, former CNN host and one-time Presidential candidate Pat Buchanan.

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8. Marilyn Manson is a fan of Anton Lavey, who founded the Church Of Satan.

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9. Marilyn Manson supports various charities like Music for Life and Little Kids Rock.

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10. Marilyn Manson does this as a tribute to legendary British musician David Bowie, who suffered from anisocoria, a condition where one pupil is permanently dilated; which creates the illusion that both eyes are different colors.

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11. Marilyn Manson was born with a condition called Wolff-Parkinson-White Syndrome, which results in a rapid heart rate.

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12. Marilyn Manson is really close with Johnny, so much so that they have matching back tattoos.

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13. Marilyn Manson got to interview many famous rock stars before becoming one himself.

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14. Marilyn Manson had once claimed in an interview with Rolling Stone that he and Johnny Depp have two matching tattoos as a symbol of their friendship.

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15. Marilyn Manson appeared as a roller-skating waiter in his favorite show", Eastbound and Down".

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16. Marilyn Manson was born on January 5, 1969, in Canton, Ohio in the US.

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17. Marilyn Manson is a self-identified fan of Anton LaVey, an honorary priest in the Church of Satan and an advocate of the writings of Aleister Crowley and Friedrich Nietzsche.

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18. In February 2015, Marilyn Manson told Beat magazine that he is "newly single".

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19. Marilyn Manson proposed on March 22, 2004, and they were married in a private, non-denominational ceremony officiated by Chilean film director Alejandro Jodorowsky.

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20. Marilyn Manson was engaged to actress Rose McGowan from February 1999 to January 2001.

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21. Marilyn Manson has supported various organizations—such as Music for Life and Little Kids Rock—which enable access to musical instruments and education to children of low-income families.

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22. Marilyn Manson is reported to have said there were no alcohol or other drugs at the party; St John's lawyer disputed this claim.

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23. In both interviews, Marilyn Manson reports using these trademark registrations in order to secure cease and desist orders to silence media outlets who were wrongly blaming him for the Columbine High School massacre after one journalist erroneously reported the shooters were "wearing Marilyn Manson makeup and t-shirts".

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24. Marilyn Manson is owned by Brian Warner, my real name.

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25. Marilyn Manson has mentioned on at least two occasions that he trademarked the name.

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26. Marilyn Manson launched "Mansinthe", his own brand of Swiss-made absinthe, which has received mixed reviews; some critics described the taste as being "just plain", but it came second to Versinthe in an Absinthe top five and won a gold medal at the 2008 San Francisco World Spirits Competition.

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27. Marilyn Manson has made an appearance in the video game Area 51 as Edgar, a grey alien.

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28. Marilyn Manson revealed a series of 20 paintings in 2010 entitled Genealogies of Pain, an exhibition showcased at Vienna's Kunsthalle gallery which the artist collaborated on with David Lynch.

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29. In January 2016, it was announced that Marilyn Manson would be joining the cast for season 3 of WGN's Salem.

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30. Marilyn Manson made his film debut in 1997, as an actor in David Lynch's Lost Highway.

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31. Marilyn Manson released his eighth studio album, Born Villain, in May 2012.

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32. Marilyn Manson unveiled a series of 20 paintings in 2010 entitled Genealogies of Pain, an exhibition showcased at Kunsthalle gallery in Vienna, on which he collaborated with Lynch.

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33. Marilyn Manson made his film debut in 1997 as an actor in David Lynch's Lost Highway.

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34. Marilyn Manson is best known for records released in the 1990s, most notably Antichrist Superstar and Mechanical Animals, which earned him a reputation in mainstream media as a controversial figure and negative influence on young people.

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35. Marilyn Manson is known for his controversial stage personality and image as the lead singer of the band Marilyn Manson, which he co-founded with guitarist Daisy Berkowitz and of which he remains the only constant member.

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