Lou Pearlman

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Birthday
19, 1954
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Aug 19, 2016 (62)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
19, 1954
Birthplace
New York City, NY
Death Date
Aug 19, 2016 (62)

About

American music mogul who spearheaded the creation of The Backstreet Boys and N'Sync. He also ran one of the most destructive American Ponzi Schemes, swindling people out of more than $300 million.

Before Fame

He managed a band when he was a teenager and later became interested in aviation starting a helicopter taxi business in New York City.

Trivia

He also gave O-Town and LFO their starts.

Family Life

He was born the only child to Hy and Reenie Pearlman in Flushing, Queens.

Associated With

He was the first cousin of singer Art Garfunkel.