Ask about Sir Bob Geldof
Key Points
  • A campaigner for numerous causes throughout the world, Sir Bob has raised awareness of a wide range of issues.
  • Rose to fame through his musical career with The Boomtown Rats.
  • Organiser of Band Aid and the fundraising event Live Aid.
  • Received a knighthood in 1986.
  • Has received a number of awards, including the ‘Nobel Man of Peace Award’, several Honorary Doctorates and a number of Nobel Peace Prize nominations.
  • Co-owner of Planet 24, a production company that launched The Big Breakfast in 1992.
  • World politics
  • International and current affairs
  • Humanitarian issues
  • Philanthropy
  • Poverty
  • Human rights 
  • Africa
  • Leadership
  • Motivation
  • Media, press relations and travel
  • Business and entrepreneurship 
  • Brexit, UK and Irish Politics
  • Music
  • Sir Bob's Life Story - Band Aid and beyond




What an incredible speech! He [Bob Geldof] really is the best orator I have ever seen.