Thomas Baptiste Morello is an American musician/ guitarist as well as an activist who was born on the 30th of May, 1964 and is currently 51 years of age. He was born in Harlem, New York, United States of America to his Kenyan father Ngethe Njoroge and Italian mother Mary Morello. His mother used to teach kids at school and had travelled widely from 1997 to 1983 as an English medium teacher to different countries like Germany, Kenya, Spain and Japan. There she met his father who was working as an activist/ first ambassador to the UN. The two of them first met in 1963 and fell in love during the uprising but later travelled to the United States after they found out that they were about to have a baby soon. Arriving in New York in the November of 1963, they married the same month and in May were gifted with their child. Born in the US, Thomas is an American by nationality and belongs to white ethnicity.
Tom is a charming person who was definitely more handsome during his young days. He has got good looks and a good physique, and has a height of about 180 cm, which is about 5 feet and 11 inches tall. Not the tallest of person, but his long legs give the impression of him being taller than he actually is. He has got a slim physique and has never been chubby at point of his life. He works out in the gym and says that he likes to stay in shape and maintain himself. There aren’t many shirtless pictures of his on the media but in those that he has revealed his body, it seems like he doesn’t have a body tattoo which is unusual for a rock band artist like him. A foodie, he loves travelling, playing his guitar and reading books whenever he is free.
Many have accused him of being sexually gay, although that rumor has neither weight nor any point to be true. He doesn’t have a long list of girlfriends and even though some might find it unreal but he has only been in two relationships till now. He was first seen dating with a Janice Dickinson around the year 2000 and the couple was seen together for about 2 years in which they lived together as well. With many speculations that suggested those two had been married, they broke up in 2002 and confirmed that they had not been in a marital bond. With a low profile affair life since then, Tom confirmed that he was with his wife Denise Luiso since 2009, and the two of them are still together. With no rumors or impression of them getting a divorce, the couple has had two children already: sons named Roman Morello and Rhoads Morello.
With a very successful musical career, Tom has released several hit songs/ music and has been nominated for or awarded for his outstanding musical success. Also known as the Nightwatchman, he has been associated with several hit musical bands that ruled over 3 decades like: Street Sweeper Social Club, Axis of Justice, NBA, Lock Up, Class of ’99, Shandi’s Addiction, Cypress Hill, Rage Against the Machine, Audioslave, The Nightwatchman, Travis Barker, RZA, Raekwon, Anti-Flag, Rise Against, John Fogerty, Calle 13, Linkin Park, LL Cool J Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band, Electric Sheep, Serj Tankian Guitarmy. He has also been in many side projects and has also released his personal tracks and albums.
In order to know more about him, you can probably read his biography that can be found in sites like IMDB and Wikipedia. You can also follow him on his Twitter and Instagram pages, and check out his pictures with his guitars, friends and family members as well as his videos too. By 2015, his estimated net worth is around $60 million US dollars.