Thomas Forsberg is Quorthon's birth name and he later changed it to Ace Forsberg, due to his love for KISS and Ace Frehley.
When Quorthon formed the band in 1983, his nickname was originally Black Spade. He soon changed it to Ace Shoot, then finally to Quorthon, a name he found on a list of demons.
Age: 38 (age at death)
Born: 17th February, 1966, Stockholm, Sweden
Died: 3rd June, 2004, Place of Death
Height: Height Unknown
Claim to Fame: Bathory
Tomas "Ace" Börje Forsberg, known by the stage name Quorthon (17 February 1966 – c. 7 June 2004), was a Swedish musician. He was the founder and songwriter of the band Bathory, which pioneered the black metal genre and is credited with creating the Viking metal style. A...Wikipedia