Don McLean Rank
About Don McLean
Don McLean is a renowned American singer-songwriter widely known for his critically acclaimed 1971 album titled American Pie, which produced the famous songs Vincent and American Pie.
He was married to Carol McLean from 1969 to 1972. His second marriage was to Patrisha Shnier in 1987. The union produced two children.
His iconic song American Pie received an induction into the Grammy Hall of Fame in 2001.
He was honored with an induction into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2004.
In 2016, he was arrested and charged with misdemeanor assault after assaulting his estranged wife Patrisha. He entered a guilty plea, which saved him from going to jail. As part of the plea deal, he was ordered to pay a fine of $3,000 and stay out of trouble for a year.
Don McLean Rank
Famous quotes by Don McLean
I was always just into my music and maybe into trying to save the world a little bit. I never really thought I'd have a hit record or anything like that. I was prepared to travel around all over the country, kind of like a Johnny Appleseed, and sing.Don McLean
Don McLean's Popularity
Don McLean is a famous American singer-songwriter and guitarist, who was born on October 2, 1945. As a person born on this date, Don McLean is listed in our database as the 39th most popular celebrity for the day (October 2) and the 44th most popular for the year (1945).
People born on October 2 fall under the Zodiac sign of Libra, the Scales. Don McLean is the 1062nd most popular Libra.
Aside from information specific to Don McLean's birthday, Don McLean is the 7150th most famous American and ranks 4th in famous people born in New Rochelle, New York, U.S.
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