Billy Vera

R&B Singer

Birthday May 28, 1944

Birth Sign Gemini

Birthplace Riverside, CA

Age 79 years old

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Multifaceted musician and actor credited with writing hits for artists such as Ricky Nelson and Dolly Parton.

Before Fame

He began his entertainment career with the band Resolutions in 1962.


He appeared in Ride with the Wind and Blind Date in supporting roles.

Family Life

He married Pamela Stephenson after ending a common-law marriage to actress Rosalee Mayeux.

Associated With

He wrote the theme song for the television series Empty Nest, which starred Dinah Manoff.