International Vegetarian Union (IVU)
IVU logo

Brian May (1947 - )

Brian Harold May CBE (born July 19, 1947) is an English musician and astrophysicist, most widely known as the lead guitarist in the rock band Queen. He was ranked as the 39th greatest guitarist of all time by Rolling Stone Magazine. In April 2007 he was appointed Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University.

  • from - Brian's blog : "Join me in a nice glass of Chianti ! Or a freshly squeezed (not from a bottle .... squeezed by your own hand) orange juice ! And a vegetarian Mince pie!"
  • from Brian May lands uni post
    - Queen guitarist Brian May has been appointed Chancellor of Liverpool John Moores University (LJMU), taking over from Cherie Booth QC, it has been confirmed.
    Brian May, who is due to take up his position in February next year, said the challenge was "irresistible" and he would celebrate with a vegetarian roast.
  • May, Brian Ex-Queen Guitarist source: Brian May Webpage and another Brian May bio on a certain webpage
  • from " favourite food:  vegetarian food; favourite drink: Guinness"
  • from "He is vegetarian"
  • Noted on a discussion board that he was vegetarian by 1990, probably sometime in the 80s.


To buy Books, CDs or Videos by these celebrities, with commission to vegetarianism, go to:


Famous VegetariansBack to the Famous Vegetarians Index