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Engelbert Humperdinck

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Birthday
2, 1936
Birthplace
Chennai, India
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
2, 1936 (age 82)
Birthplace
Chennai, India

About

English balladeer whose biggest hits were "Release Me" and "The Last Waltz." He has competed at the Eurovision Song Contest for 2012. He has sold upwards of 150 million records worldwide.

Before Fame

He started recording music after he was discharged from the British Army with Decca Records in 1958.

Trivia

He was born Arnold George Dorsey but took on the name Engelbert Humperdinck after the famed German composer.

Family Life

He married Patricia Healey on April 18, 1964. He and Patricia have four children together.

Associated With

He made a guest appearance on the popular TV show The Love Boat, which starred Gavin MacLeod.