Mercury was born Farrokh Bulsara in Stone Town in the British protectorate of Zanzibar now part of Tanzania on . His parents, Bomi and Jer Bulsara, were Parsis from the Gujarat region of theay Presidency province in British India and they had origins in the city of Valsad in Gujarat..FredMercury official web. Extra live event for those without Party Tickets..Musical Education. Singer songwriter and musician FredMercury was born Farrokh Bulsara on , in Zanzibar, Tanzania. As the frontman of Queen, FredMercury was .FredMercury official web. The immortal operatically styled single ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ was released in and proceeded to the top of the UK charts for weeks..