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About Roy Orbison
Roy Orbison was an American singer and songwriter.
With origins in country and rockabilly music, Roy Orbison branched out from the genres he knew and created many complex songs that often had emotional vocal performances. He was first signed to the label Sun Records. However, his most successful songs “Only the Lonely,” “Crying,” and “Oh, Pretty Woman” were with Monument Records.
Roy Orbison first married Claudette Fray and had three sons with her. Unfortunately, she died from a motorcycle accident, and their two eldest sons died in a fire. Orbison later remarried and had two more children.
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Famous quotes by Roy Orbison
I close my eyes, then I drift away, into the magic night I softly say. A silent prayer, like dreamers do, then I fall asleep to dream my dreams of you.Roy Orbison
I may be a living legend, but that sure don't help when I've got to change a flat tire.Roy Orbison
Only the lonely know the way I feel tonight.Roy Orbison
F.A.Q. about Roy Orbison
When is his birthday?
Roy Orbison's birthday is on April 23, 1936.
In how many days is his birthday?
Roy Orbison's birthday is in 181 days
How old was Roy Orbison when he died?
He was 52 years old.
When did he die?
He died in December 6, 1988.
How old would he be today?
Roy Orbison would be 85 years old if he was alive today.
Where was Roy Orbison from?
He was born in Vernon, Texas, U.S..
Roy Orbison's Popularity
Roy Orbison was a famous American singer-songwriter, who was born on April 23, 1936. As a person born on this date, Roy Orbison is listed in our database as the 11th most popular celebrity for the day (April 23) and the 14th most popular for the year (1936).
People born on April 23 fall under the Zodiac sign of Taurus, the Bull. Roy Orbison is the 399th most popular Taurus.
Aside from information specific to Roy Orbison's birthday, Roy Orbison is the 3184th most famous American.
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