August 24, 1945 in Plumstead
Stevenage, England, United Kingdom
Kenneth William David Hensley (born 24 August 1945, Plumstead, South East London, England) is a keyboard (especially Hammond organ) player, guitarist, singer, songwriter and producer best known for his work with Uriah Heep during the 1970s. He wrote or cowrote the majority of Uriah Heep's songs during this period, including such hits as "Look at Yourself", "Lady in Black" (on both of which he also sang lead vocals), "Easy Livin'", "Stealin'" and "Free Me". Biography Born in London, Hensley moved with his parents, three brothers and sister to Stevenage, Hertfordshire in 1955.