American-Canadian singer-songwriter and composer
Rufus Wainwright Rank
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About Rufus Wainwright
Rufus Wainwright is a multiple award-winning American-born Canadian singer, songwriter and composer who rose to fame with his critically acclaimed first studio album titled Rufus Wainwright. He went on to release a number of other critically acclaimed albums such as 2001's Poses and 2007'sRelease the Stars.
He and his partner Jörn Weisbrodt tied the knot in 2012. A year before their marriage, the couple had their first child, a daughter named Viva Katherine Wainwright Cohen. Viva was mothered by Lorca Cohen, who is the daughter of the iconic Canadian singer-songwriter Leonard Cohen.
In the early 2000s, he began struggling with an addiction to crystal meth. His addiction got so severe that at one point it caused him temporarily blindness.
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I've developed into quite a swan. I'm one of those people that will probably look better and better as I get older until I drop dead of beauty.Rufus Wainwright
Rufus Wainwright's Popularity
Rufus Wainwright is a famous American-Canadian singer-songwriter and composer, who was born on July 22, 1973. As a person born on this date, Rufus Wainwright is listed in our database as the 22nd most popular celebrity for the day (July 22) and the 119th most popular for the year (1973).
People born on July 22 fall under the Zodiac sign of Cancer, the Crab. Rufus Wainwright is the 582nd most popular Cancer.
Aside from information specific to Rufus Wainwright's birthday, Rufus Wainwright is the 2nd most famous American-Canadian and ranks 4th in famous people born in Rhinebeck, New York, U.S.
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