Hungarian-born heavy metal guitarist and songwriter who, in 2005, founded Five Finger Death Punch. The successful band released its first album, The Way of the Fist, in 2007.
In 2009, guitar manufacturer B.C. Rich began selling three Zoltan Bathory-model guitars.
He and singer Ivan L. Moody were both original members of Five Finger Death Punch.
He played bass for U.P.O., a Los Angeles-based alternative/grunge band, from 2004-2005.
He grew up in Szentendre, a town neighboring Budapest, Hungary. He later lived in Los Angeles, California.