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See Bianca Jagger’s Style, an Original ‘It’ Girl

Despite keeping Mick Jagger's last name after their infamous breakup in 1978, Bianca Jagger is more than just the ex-wife of a rock star. A regular at Studio 54 in its glory days and friend of Andy Warhol, the Nicaraguan socialite turned actress has dedicated herself to humanitarian causes around... More »

Mick Jagger gets prehistoric animal named after him

He's achieved quite a lot in his 71 years. But even this must be a first for Mick Jagger — who has had a prehistoric hippo-like animal named after him.

Ancient swamp pig named after Mick Jagger because of its plump, sensitive lips

According to the Washington Post, "it was something like a cross between a skinny hippo and a leggy pig"

Ancient Swamp Pig Named After Mick Jagger Because of ‘Big, Flappy Lips’

5 days agoNews : Mediaite

The name of Mick Jagger has officially been immortalized forever by science, and has been bestowed upon a newly-discovered species of ancient swamp pig.

Huge-Lipped Swamp Critter Named for Mick Jagger

Congratulations, Mick Jagger: You and your kisser can now claim as your namesake a long-extinct swamp-dwelling creature LiveScience describes as something between "a small hippo and a long-legged pig" with really sensitive lips. Jaggermeryx naida, or "Jagger's water nymph," lived about 19 million years ago, adds the Washington Post, and...

Big-lipped Species Named for Mick Jagger

5 days agoOdd : Neatorama

Associate anthropology professor Ellen Miller and her team found some fossils in the Egyptian desert. Although fossils of this animal had been found before, Miller and her associates determined that it was a previously undescribed species that they named Jaggermeryx naida, after Rolling Stone Mick Jagger. Show More Summary

Ancient swamp creature had lips like Mick Jagger

A swamp-dwelling, plant-munching creature that lived 19 million years ago in Africa has been named after Rolling Stones lead singer Sir Mick Jagger, because of its big, sensitive lips and snout. The name of the animal, Jaggermeryx naida, translates to 'Jagger's water nymph.'

Congrats to Mick Jagger! The Rolling Stones Frontman Now Has A Big-Lipped Swamp Creature Named After Him.


Today In “Your Dad Naming Things,” Extinct Swamp Beast With Sensual Lips Named After Mick Jagger - "Ummm, The Jethro Tull! The Parliament Funkadelic! The DAVE DEE, DOZY, BEAKY, MICK & TICH!"

5 days agoOdd : Geekosystem

An extinct African swamp creature thought to have lived 19 million years ago and believed to resemble "a cross between a slender hippo and a long-legged pig" has been named after Rolling Stones singer Mick Jagger.

Ancient swamp pig named after Mick Jagger for its luscious lips

6 days agoHealth : The Checkup

Sir Mick of The Rolling Stones has had a special honor bestowed on him by scientists -- a newly discovered species has been named for him. Or, more accurately, for his lips. Jaggermeryx naida translates to "Jagger's water nymph," and it lived around 19 million years ago in Africa. Show More Summary

Newswire: Ancient, big-lipped swamp creature named after Mick Jagger, presumably as compliment

Scientists have named a newly discovered extinct animal—notable for its prominent, grasping lips—after Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger. Dubbed Jaggermeryx naida by Duke University researchers, the extinct mammal was apparently a deer-sized mixture of a pig and a hippopotamus, which actually sounds a lot cuter than the real Mick Jagger. Show More Summary

Think Mick Jagger Is a Fossil? So Do Some Scientists

An extinct swamp creature whose fossils were found in Egypt has been named for Mick Jagger.

Scientists name extinct, big-lipped swamp creature after Mick Jagger

Adam Levine might have the moves like Jagger, but a now-extinct swamp creature had the lips like Jagger. Scientists recently

Keith Richards wrote his first song imprisoned in a kitchen with Mick Jagger

Rolling Stones guitarist Keith Richards was on The Tonight Show on Tuesday night to promote his new children's book, Gus & Me, about his grandfather and his first guitar. He had some pretty good stories — about being punched in the face by Chuck Berry, for example. Show More Summary

Keith Richards, Mick Jagger and Peter Tosh backstage at Saturday Night Live, 1978

Keith Richards, Mick Jagger and Peter Tosh backstage at Saturday Night Live in New York City, 1978. Photo by Peter Simon

7 Musicians-Turned-Actors

Who says a celebrity can only do one thing? HLN rounds up 14 musicians who tried their hands at acting. A sampling: Prince, Purple Rain Mick Jagger, The Man From Elysian Fields David Bowie, The Man Who Fell to Earth Michael Jackson, The Wiz

The Isle Where the Rolling Stones Began

Mick Jagger, David Bowie, Charles Dickens, King Henry VIII. These are just a few of the famous visitors to Eel Pie Island, a centuries-old refuge for musicians, hippies, and writers.

Is the Era of Big Ideas Over?

Is Thomas Piketty a rock star? To read the news, you'd think he were Mick Jagger and Pharrell Williams rolled into one. For those who eschew 700-page macroeconomic tomes, this is the guy who all the way back in April was going to change the world. Show More Summary

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