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About Art Garfunkel
Art Garfunkel is a multiple Grammy Award winning American singer who along with fellow American musician Paul Simon gained global stardom as members of the folk rock duo named Simon & Garfunkel. Together, the duo released a string of international hits, including "The Boxer", "Mrs. Robinson" and "The Sound of Silence".
From 1972 to 1975, Garfunkel was married to an architect named Linda Grossman. Garfunkel also dated actress Laurie Bird from the mid 70s. His relationship with Laurie ended in 1979 when Laurie committed suicide. In 1988, Garfunkel married a model named Kathryn Cermak. Their marriage produced two children.
On multiple occasions, Garfunkel has been caught and arrested for possessing marijuana.
Aside singing, Garfunkel also pursued a relatively successful career in poetry and acting. For example, his role in the 1970 film entitled "Catch-22" earned him a nomination at the 1972 Golden Globe Awards.
As a member of Simon & Garfunkel, he has been honored with several Grammy Awards.
He and Simon were also honored with a Rock and Roll Hall of Fame induction in 1990.
Garfunkel was included in Rolling Stone's 2008 list of the "100 Greatest Singers of All Time”.
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Famous quotes by Art Garfunkel
I like working solo and it was a lot of fun joking around with the audience, saying things. I'm only just learning how to do certain things.Art Garfunkel
I was a student at Columbia College, actually, in the Architecture school. Paul would drive in from Queens, showing me these new songs. I can't remember us working it out.Art Garfunkel
Art Garfunkel's Popularity
Art Garfunkel is a famous American singer-songwriter, who was born on November 5, 1941. As a person born on this date, Art Garfunkel is listed in our database as the 73rd most popular celebrity for the day (November 5) and the 195th most popular for the year (1941).
People born on November 5 fall under the Zodiac sign of Scorpio, the Scorpion. Art Garfunkel is the 2115th most popular Scorpio.
Aside from information specific to Art Garfunkel's birthday, Art Garfunkel is the 13876th most famous American and ranks 4th in famous people born in Forest Hills, Queens, New York, U.S.
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