Pop Singer

Birthday June 7, 1958

Birth Sign Gemini

Birthplace Minneapolis, MN

DEATH DATE Apr 21, 2016 (57)

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Born Prince Rogers Nelson, this acclaimed recording artist released ten platinum-selling albums. He also won multiple Grammy Awards for the hit song "Purple Rain," including Best Performance and Best Soundtrack.

Before Fame

He suffered from epilepsy as a child, and began writing music at age seven. One of the first groups he worked with was 94 East.


He became known for releasing over thirty Top Forty single hits and gained fame as an international sex symbol.

Family Life

He married actress Mayte Garcia on February 14, 1996. He later married Manuela Testolini on December 31, 2001 and divorced in 2006.

Associated With

In 2005, he played guitar on the Stevie Wonder single "So What the Fuss." 


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