During the Live After Death recording at the Long Beach Arena in California in March 1985, at the end of the song "Revelations" you can clearly hear a fan scream "Mother F*****".
Iron Maiden appeared in India on 17th March in the Bangalore's Palace.
Iron Maiden appeared on Donington Festival on 10th June 2007. This was the band's 4th appearance in that festival.
Iron Maiden were voted Best British Band by the readers of "Metal Hammer" for January 2007.
In February 1999, Blaze Bayley left the band by mutual consent.
"2 Minutes to Midnight" appeared in the 2002 videogame Grand Theft Auto: Vice City.
"Bring Your Daughter to the Slaughter" is the band's only number one hit single.
In 1993 Bruce Dickinson left the band to further pursue his solo career.
Iron Maiden was formed by bassist Steve Harris in 1975.
Iron Maiden played in "Desert Rock Festival" in Dubai, on Friday 9th March.
Iron Maiden will play in Belgrade on 14th March, at Belgrade Fair Indoor Arena.
Iron Maiden played in Greece on 11th March at Olympic Hellinikon Complex.
Iron Maiden was influenced by the bands Thin Lizzy, Deep Purple, Led Zeppelin, Black Sabbath, UFO, Yes, Wishbone Ash, Apocalypse, and Queen.
The band has had twenty four different people play in the band.
The band's mascot, Eddie, was originally drawn by Derek Riggs until 1992.
In 2002, Iron Maiden won the Ivor Novello award for international achievement.
Iron Maiden has sold over 70 million albums world wide.
Steve Harris and Dave Murray are the only members to have stayed with the band since it was formed in 1975.
Iron Maiden's mascot, Eddie, is featured on all of the band's albums.
Iron Maiden is #25 on VH1's 100 Greatest Artist of Hard Rock.
Bruce: I don't even think that you can call Iron Maiden 100% real metal. Iron Maiden is beyond that and always has been. That is one of the things that America has always had a problem with, but right now we might be moving to a point where by America may actually understand what Maiden is all about. We'll see.
Bruce: Life on the road can get a little one-dimensional. I didn't want to reach 40 and have to say all I'd done was look out the window of a tour bus and get drunk.
Adrian: I spent the down time with my family and also managed to get in a bit of bonus for me. I love playing the shows, but it's really nice to get some time to ourselves.
Adrian: A lot of people sort of regard me as a melodic guitar player amongst the fury.
Adrian: A band is sort of like a star. It reaches a peak and burns out. To have five guys working in perfect harmony longer than a couple years is difficult.
Bruce: Best two rock voices I've heard in a last few years both have been from grunge bands: it's Eddie Vedder and the other one is Chris Cornell from Soundgarden.