Relationship History

Alain-Philippe Malagnac D'Argens


1979 - 2000

David Bowie


Brian Jones


Amanda Lear

60's and 70's Socialite
European Pop Star
Amanda Lear

Amanda Lear Bio Details

Full name

Amanda Lear




73 (ca.)

Date of birth

1943 (ca.)




TV Host

Singer & Recording Artist (1977)

Amanda first met Salvador Dali in 1965 and remained close friends with him until his death in 1989.  She is often reported as his 'muse' and 'closest friend'.
Whether Amanda was transgender or not was often speculated upon during her 'socialising' days with strong rumours that Salvador Dali had paid for a sex-change operation.  At the time, Lear neither confirmed nor denied the story, stating 'It makes me mysterious and interesting,' she said. 'There is nothing the pop world loves more than a way-out freak.'  She later claimed she has always been a woman.  
Enjoyed success as a pop singer throughout Europe, specifically in Italy where she eventually enjoyed more long term fame as a chat show host.  She said "I am the Italian Janet Street-Porter'.

Amanda Lear Family

Amanda Lear's former partners:

Amanda Lear had a relationship with David Bowie Amanda Lear dated Brian Jones Amanda Lear's former husband was Alain-Philippe Malagnac D'Argens