He’s one of New Jersey's most famous residents, one of the world’s most highest-selling musicians, and is a part of one of the most celebrated bands of the 1980’s. These bad boys were known for giving “Love a Bad Name,” and if you don’t have it by now, then you need to jump into the nearest time machine and type in the name Bon Jovi.

This legendary rock band has been blessing us with music since 1983, which gives them 34 years of musical experience. Talk about an impressive resume! We will never forget top-charting hits like “Livin’ on a Prayer,”  “Wanted Dead or Alive,” “You Give Love a Bad Name,” “Bad Medicine,” and their smashing 2000’s hit, “It’s My Life.”

When we see these rock stars on TV it's hard to compare their lives to ours. However everyone is human and the band has a number of interesting, little known facts that helped shape them into who they are today.

Without further ado, here are 5 facts that you may not know about Bon Jovi: