Harry Nilsson, also known as just Nilsson, was a Grammy Award-winning American singer-songwriter and multi-instrumentalist internationally famous
for releasing a collection of hits such as 1969's Everybody's Talkin'and 1972's Coconut. In 2015, the Rolling Stone placed him at
the 62nd position on its list of the "100 Greatest Songwriters of All Time".
He was married three times. His first marriage was to Sandra McTaggart. The marriage lasted from 1964 to 1966 and produced no children. His second
marriage was to Diane Clatworthy in 1969. The couple had a son before divorcing in 1974. His final marriage was to Una O'Keeffe, with whom he had
six children. The marriage lasted from 1976 until his death in 1994.
In 1993, he survived a near-fatal heart attack but died the following year of heart failure. He was 52.
I do believe that most men live lives of quiet desperation. For despair, optimism is the only practical solution. Hope is practical. Because eliminate that and it's pretty scary. Hope at least gives you the option of living.Harry Nilsson
was a famous American singer-songwriter and musician,
who was born on
June 15, 1941. As a person born on this date, Harry Nilsson is listed in our database as the 12th
most popular celebrity for the day (June 15) and the 29th most popular for the year (1941).
People born on June 15
fall under the Zodiac sign of Gemini, the Twins.
Harry Nilsson is the 343rd most popular Gemini.
Aside from information specific to Harry Nilsson's birthday, Harry Nilsson is the 2280th most famous American and ranks 209th in famous people born in Brooklyn, New York, U.S.
In general, Harry Nilsson ranks as the 4057th
most popular famous person, and the 436th most popular singer of all time.
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