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About Harry Belafonte
Harry Belafonte is an American songwriter, singer, social activist and actor born on March 1, 1927 in New York City. He is best noted for “The Banana Boat Song (Day-O) and for civil work.
In 1954, Belafonte starred in his first film, Carmen Jones and then wrote many song’s, including “The Banana Boat Song (Day-O) and “Jamaica Farewell.”
Belafonte has also supported many causes, such as the Civil Rights Movement, the anti-apartheid movement and USA for Africa.
Belafonte grew up in New York City, a victim of poverty and unstable family life, as a result, he was sent to Jamaica. Upon return, he was often left alone in his youth.
Belafonte is currently married to spouse, Pamela Frank.
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Harry Belafonte's Popularity
Harry Belafonte is a famous American singer-songwriter and actor, who was born on March 1, 1927. As a person born on this date, Harry Belafonte is listed in our database as the 12th most popular celebrity for the day (March 1) and the 5th most popular for the year (1927).
People born on March 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Pisces, the Fish. Harry Belafonte is the 257th most popular Pisces.
Aside from information specific to Harry Belafonte's birthday, Harry Belafonte is the 1718th most famous American and ranks 4th in famous people born in Harlem, New York, U.S.
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