Linda Creed

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Birthday
6, 1948
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Apr 10, 1986 (37)
Birth Sign
Sagittarius
Birthday
6, 1948
Birthplace
Pennsylvania
Death Date
Apr 10, 1986 (37)

About

Lyricist known for Stop, Look, Listen, Break Up to Make Up, and The Greatest Love of All. She wrote many hits for the Spinners.

Before Fame

She was a secretary at a publishing company. Her career took off when Free Girl was recorded in 1970 by Dusty Springfield.

Trivia

She was posthumously inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1992.

Family Life

She married Stephen Lee Epstein in 1972. The couple had two daughters together.

Associated With

She frequently collaborated with Thom Bell. They produced some of Philadelphia's most successful 1970s soul groups.