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Neil Diamond
Partners of 
Neil Diamond

American Singing Legend who wrote Sweet Caroline
Neil Diamond

Neil Leslie Diamond

Age

75

Born

24 Jan 1941

Neil Diamond Bio Details

Full name

Neil Leslie Diamond

Gender

Male

Age

75

Date of birth

24 Jan 1941

Birth place

Brooklyn, New York, USA

Occupations

Actor

Singer-Songwriter (1962)

Education

Abraham Lincoln High School, New York, United States (Finished 1958)

New York University, New York, United States (1958 - 1965)

Adopted the stage name Ice Cherry when he was trying to launch his career - it was swiftly dropped.
In 1979, Neil collapsed on stage and couldn't get up.  2 days later he had a tumor removed which had been growing very close to his spine.  After the operation, he had to learn how to walk again.
In 1980, Neil became the highest paid debut actor ever when he received $3.5 million for the lead role in the movie The Jazz Singer.
Danced with Diana, Princess of Wales at a presidential ball at the White House in 1985.  According the Neil, they shared one dance and later in the evening, Diana came over to him and reportedly said “Is it proper for a lady to ask a gentleman to dance?"
Headlined at Glastonbury in 2008
2015: Has been touring for over 50 years and has sold more than 125 million albums.

Golden Globes

1974 - Best Original Score - Jonathan Livingston Seagull

Grammy Awards

1974 - Best Original Score - Jonathan Livingston Seagull

Neil Diamond Siblings

Harvey Diamond

Brother

Partners of 
Neil Diamond

Katie Diamond

Married

Sep 2011

Rae Farley

Relationship

relationship began 1996
until circa 2005

Marcia Diamond

Divorced

2 children together

married Dec 1969
divorce 1995

Jayne Diamond

Divorced

2 children together

married about 1963
divorce 1969

Neil Diamond Children

Neil Diamond Partner(s) Other Children

Marjorie Diamond

born 1966, age 51 (approx.)
with Jayne Diamond

Neil Diamond's Daughter

Elyn Diamond

born 1968, age 49 (approx.)
with Jayne Diamond

Neil Diamond's Daughter

Jesse Diamond

born 1971, age 46 (approx.)
with Marcia Diamond

Neil Diamond's Son

Micah Diamond

born 1978, age 39 (approx.)
with Marcia Diamond

Neil Diamond's Son

Neil Diamond Family

Neil Diamond's parents:

Neil Diamond's father was Kieve Diamond Neil Diamond's mother is Rose Diamond


Neil Diamond's children:

Neil Diamond's daughter is Marjorie Diamond Neil Diamond's daughter is Elyn Diamond Neil Diamond's son is Jesse Diamond Neil Diamond's son is Micah Diamond


Neil Diamond's current partners:

Neil Diamond's wife is Katie Diamond


Neil Diamond's former partners:

Neil Diamond had a relationship with Rae Farley Neil Diamond's former wife is Marcia Diamond Neil Diamond's former wife is Jayne Diamond


Neil Diamond's siblings:

Neil Diamond's brother is Harvey Diamond


Neil Diamond's grandchildren:

Neil Diamond's grandson is Elijah Diamond


Neil Diamond's former in laws:

Neil Diamond's former daughter in law is Sheryl Lee


Neil Diamond FameChain Links

Hollywood Walk of Fame

2012

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Frank Sinatra 1960

Elizabeth Taylor 1960

Zsa Zsa Gabor 1960

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1974 - The 31st

1974

Other people in this association:

Elizabeth Taylor 1974

Marlon Brando 1974

Cher 1974

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Grammy Award Winners 1974 - The 16th

1974

Other people in this association:

Stevie Wonder 1974

Quincy Jones 1974

Kris Kristofferson 1974

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Glastonbury Festival Headliners

2008

Other people in this association:

Paul McCartney 2004

David Bowie 1971

David Bowie 2000

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