Close Friendship Relationship facts

Close friendship From circa 1973

A David Bowie Biographer, Wendy Leigh, claims the pair enjoyed an "amorous relationship"

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David Bowie

David Robert Jones

Age

69

Born

Wednesday 08 Jan 1947

Died

10 Jan 2016

Other Partners

Iman

Religious Ceremony

1 child together

religious ceremony 6 Jun 1992

Melissa Hurley

Broken Engagement

engaged from about 1990
until about 1990

Susan Sarandon

Relationship

relationship began about 1985
until about 1988

Tina Turner

Alleged Romance

alleged romance from circa 1985

Geeling Ng

Brief Liaison

brief liaison from about 1983
until about 1983

Oona Chaplin

Rumoured Romance

allegedly dating from 1980

Lulu

Relationship

relationship began 1974
until about 1974

Bette Midler

Brief Liaison

brief liaison from 1974
until 1974

Sir Mick Jagger

Alleged Affair

1973

Marianne Faithfull

Alleged Affair

1973

Ola Hudson

Brief Liaison

brief liaison from about 1973
until about 1973

Bianca Jagger

Alleged Affair

1973 (ca.)

Cherry Vanilla

Alleged Affair

1973 (ca.)

Cyrinda Foxe-Tyler

Alleged Affair

1972 - 1972

Ava Cherry

Relationship

relationship began 1972
until about 1976

Lori Mattix

Relationship

relationship began about 1972

Claudia Lennear

Relationship

relationship began about 1971
until circa 1974

Bebe Buell

Alleged Affair

1971 (ca.)

Angie Bowie

Divorced

1 child together

married 19 Mar 1970
divorce 1980

Mary Finnigan

Relationship

relationship began Apr 1969
until Sep 1969

Calvin Mark Lee

Dated

dated from circa 1969

Hermione Farthingale

Relationship

relationship began 1968
until about Jan 1969

Lindsay Kemp

Dated

dated from after 1967

Dana Gillespie

Teenage Romance

teenage romance about 1963

Amanda Lear

Relationship

Tony Zanetta

Alleged Affair

Deborah Leng

Dated

Josette Caruso

Brief Liaison

Romy Haag

Alleged Affair

Ronnie Spector

Brief Liaison

Lesley Duncan

Affair

Ken PItt

Relationship

Coco Schwab

Affair

Professional Partners

Coco Schwab

Professional Working Relationship

working together from 1973

David Bowie Siblings

Terry Burns

Half-brother

other parent: Jack Rosemberg

Annette Jones

Half-sister

other parent: Unknown

Myra Ann Burns

Half-sister

other parent: Unknown

Other Partners

Frank Langella

Affair

affair from 2001
until 2001

Larry Fortensky

Divorced

married 6 Oct 1991
divorce 31 Oct 1996

Dennis Stein

Relationship

relationship began Nov 1984
until Feb 1985

Victor Luna

Relationship

relationship began Aug 1983
until about Jul 1984

John Warner

Divorced

married 4 Dec 1976
divorce 7 Nov 1982

Richard Burton CBE

Second divorce having remarried

married the second time from 10 Oct 1975
divorced again, from 29 Jul 1976

Eddie Fisher

Divorced

married 12 May 1959
divorce 6 Mar 1964

Mike Todd

Married

1 child together

2 Feb 1957

Michael Wilding

Divorced

2 children together

married 21 Feb 1952
divorce 26 Jan 1957

Nicky Hilton

Divorced

married 6 May 1950
divorce 29 Jan 1951

Bill Pawley jr

Broken Engagement

engaged from 7 Jun 1949
until 17 Sep 1949

Glen Davis

Relationship

relationship began before Sep 1948
until Mar 1949

Professional Partners

Elizabeth Taylor Siblings

Howard Taylor

Brother

Hollywood Legend
Elizabeth Taylor

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor

Age

79

Born

Saturday 27 Feb 1932

Died

23 Mar 2011

His Other Children

Duncan Jones

born 1971, age 47
with Angie Bowie

Son of Rock Legend David Bowie Blockbuster Film Director

Lexie Jones

born 2000, age 18 (approx.)
with Iman

Daughter of Rock Icon David Bowie

Zulekha Haywood

born 1979, age 39 (approx.)
step-child with Iman

Daughter of Former Supermodel Iman David Bowie's Step Daughter

Zulekha Haywood

born 1979, age 39 (approx.)
step-child with Iman

Daughter of Former Supermodel Iman David Bowie's Step Daughter

Children Together

Her Other Children

Michael Wilding Jr

born 1953, age 65
with Michael Wilding

Christopher Wilding

born 1955, age 63
with Michael Wilding

Liza Todd Tivey

born 1957, age 61
with Mike Todd

Maria Burton

born 1961, age 57 (approx.)
adopted with Richard Burton CBE

Mike Todd Jr

born 1929, died 2002, age 73 (approx.)
step-child with Mike Todd

David Bowie
Bio Details

Full name

David Robert Jones

Also known as

Ziggy Stardust

Aladdin Sane

The Thin White Duke

Gender

Male

Age

69

Date of birth

Wednesday 08 Jan 1947

Birth place

Brixton, London, England, UK

Date of death:

10 Jan 2016

Place of death

New York City, New York, USA

Cause of death

Following an 18 month secret battle with cancer.

Occupations

Songwriter

Actor

Music Producer

Advertising Visualiser (1963)

Singer & Recording Artist (1964)

Broadway Actor (1980)

Education

Bromley Technical High School, Kent, United Kingdom (Finished 1963 (ca.))

Learned to play his first musical instrument, the saxophone, at the age of 12.
Left with a permanently damaged left eye after fighting with his friend George Underwood over a girl.
Began his legendary career as Davie Jones, changing it to David Bowie to avoid being confused with The Monkey's Davy Jones.
1969: Released his first hit single, Space Oddity which was written after Bowie had seen Stanley Kubrick's film 2001: A Space Odessey.  Previously released a self titled album that failed to chart and his first single Liza Jane/Louie Louie Go Home under the name Davie Jones with The King Bees.
1977: Recorded a duet of The Little Drummer Boy with Bing Crosby in 1977.  It was Crosby's last ever single.
1997: Embraced the web with an internet only release of Telling Lies in 1996 and launched his own internet provider called Bowienet.
Voice of Lord Royal Highness in SpongeBob SquarePants in 2007.
Has declined both a knighthood and CBE.
It is estimated that he has sold around 140 million albums over his career

Grammy Awards

1985 - Best Video Short Form
2006 - Lifetime Achievement Award
2017 - Best Rock Performance & Song & Alternative Album - Blackstar

Brit Awards

1984 - Best British Male
1996 - Outstanding Contribution
2014 - Best British Male Solo Artist
2016 - Icon Award
2017 - Best British Male & Best Album

Trivia

David Bowie Family

David Bowie's parents:

David Bowie's father was John Jones David Bowie's mother was Peggy Jones


David Bowie's former step-parents:

David Bowie's former step-mother is Hilda Jones


David Bowie's children:

David Bowie's son is Duncan Jones David Bowie's daughter is Lexie Jones David Bowie's step-daughter is Zulekha Haywood David Bowie's step-daughter is Zulekha Haywood


David Bowie's current partners:

David Bowie's wife was Iman


David Bowie's former partners:

David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Sir Mick Jagger David Bowie had a close friendship with Elizabeth Taylor David Bowie had a relationship with Susan Sarandon David Bowie allegedly had a romance with Tina Turner David Bowie had a relationship with Lulu David Bowie had a brief liaison with Bette Midler David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Marianne Faithfull David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Bianca Jagger David Bowie had a relationship with Hermione Farthingale David Bowie had a brief liaison with Ronnie Spector David Bowie had a brief liaison with Ola Hudson David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Cherry Vanilla David Bowie had a relationship with Ava Cherry David Bowie had a relationship with Lori Mattix David Bowie had a relationship with Claudia Lennear David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Bebe Buell David Bowie's former wife is Angie Bowie David Bowie had a relationship with Amanda Lear David Bowie dated Deborah Leng David Bowie is the former fiance of Melissa Hurley David Bowie had a brief liaison with Geeling Ng David Bowie was rumoured to had a romance with Oona Chaplin David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Cyrinda Foxe-Tyler David Bowie had a relationship with Mary Finnigan David Bowie dated Calvin Mark Lee David Bowie dated Lindsay Kemp David Bowie had a teenage romance with Dana Gillespie David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Tony Zanetta David Bowie had an affair with Winona Williams David Bowie had a brief liaison with Josette Caruso David Bowie allegedly had an affair with Romy Haag David Bowie dated Natasha Kornilof David Bowie dated Sabrina Stoppard David Bowie had an affair with Lesley Duncan David Bowie had a relationship with Ken PItt David Bowie had an affair with Coco Schwab David Bowie had an affair with Jean Millington


David Bowie's siblings:

David Bowie's half-brother was Terry Burns David Bowie's half-sister is Annette Jones David Bowie's half-sister is Myra Ann Burns


David Bowie's grandparents:

David Bowie's grandfather was Jimmy Burns David Bowie's grandmother was Margaret Burns David Bowie's grandfather was Robert Jones David Bowie's grandmother was Zillah Jones


David Bowie's great grandparents:

David Bowie's great grandfather was James Burns David Bowie's great grandmother was Margaret Burns


David Bowie's grandchildren:

David Bowie's grandson is Stanton David Jones


David Bowie's uncles and aunts:

David Bowie's aunt was Nora Burns David Bowie's uncle was Jimmy Burns David Bowie's aunt was Una Paulsen David Bowie's aunt is Vivian Burns David Bowie's aunt is Pat Burns


David Bowie's cousins:

David Bowie's cousin is Kristina Amadeus


David Bowie's in laws:

David Bowie's father in law is Mohamed Abdulmajid David Bowie's mother in law was Marian Abdulmajid David Bowie's grandmother in law is Habiba David Bowie's brother in law is Feisal Abdulmajid David Bowie's brother in law is Elias Abdulmajid David Bowie's sister in law is Nadia Abdulmajid David Bowie's sister in law is Idil Abdulmajid David Bowie's daughter in law is Rodene Jones


David Bowie's former in laws:

David Bowie's former father in law was Colonel George Barnett David Bowie's former mother in law was Lena Barnett David Bowie's former brother in law is Milton Barnett


David Bowie FameChain Links

Band Aid 30

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Extras - People who have appeared in the series

2006

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Live Aid

1985

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Band Aid

1984

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Spiders From Mars

1970 - 1973

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1997

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Famous Voices Behind the Character

2007

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1971

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2000

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Grammy Award Winners 1985 - The 27th

1985

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2006

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1984

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1996

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2014

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Elizabeth Taylor
Bio Details

Full name

Dame Elizabeth Rosemond Taylor

Also known as

Liz Taylor

Gender

Female

Age

79

Date of birth

Saturday 27 Feb 1932

Birth place

Hampstead, London, England, UK

Date of death:

23 Mar 2011

Place of death

Los Angeles, California, USA

Cause of death

Congestive Heart Failure

Occupations

Charity Campaigner

Actress (1942)

Education

Byron House, Hampstead, London, England, United Kingdom

Hawthorne School, Beverly Hills, California, United States

Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer School, Berverly Hills, California, United States

University High School, Hollywood, California, United States

Her first screen role was in National Velvet written by Enid Bagnold, who is Samantha Cameron's Great Grandmother
In 1949 billionaire Howard Hughes approached Elizabeth's father as a suitor and made an offer. If they could ask Elizabeth to marry him, Howard said he would finance a film for her. Elizabeth turned the offer down. 

Cleopatra

First actress to be paid a million-dollar salary
Founder of the American Foundation for AIDS Research (AmFAR).
Debbie Reynolds learnt that she would inherit gems belonging to Elizabeth. Sapphire earrings, a bracelet, and a necklace.
Godmother to Prince Michael and Paris Jackson

Near Death Experience

Elizabeth nearly died on the operating table in the late 1950's while undergoing surgery. She describes entering the spirit of her former husband Michael Todd. 
Appeared in a 1992 episode of The Simpsons as Maggie Simpson.

Oscars

1961 - Best Actress - Butterfield 8
1967 - Best Actress - Who's Afraid of Virginia Wolf
1993 - Jean Hersholt Humanitarian Award

Baftas

1967 - Best Actress - Who's Afraid of Virginia Woolf?
1999 - Fellowship
2005 - Britannia Award for Excellence in International Entertainment

Golden Globes

1957 - Cecil B DeMille Award
1960 - Best Actress - Last Summer Suddenly
1966 - Cecil B DeMille Award
1969 - Cecil  B DeMille Award
1974 - Cecil B DeMille Award
1985 - Cecil B DeMille Award

Trivia

Elizabeth Taylor Family

Elizabeth Taylor's parents:

Elizabeth Taylor's father was Francis Taylor Elizabeth Taylor's mother was Sara Taylor


Elizabeth Taylor's children:

Elizabeth Taylor's son is Michael Wilding Jr Elizabeth Taylor's son is Christopher Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's daughter is Liza Todd Tivey Elizabeth Taylor's step-son was Mike Todd Jr Elizabeth Taylor's adopted daughter is Maria Burton


Elizabeth Taylor's current partners:

Elizabeth Taylor's husband was Mike Todd


Elizabeth Taylor's former partners:

Elizabeth Taylor's former husband was Richard Burton CBE Elizabeth Taylor had a close friendship with David Bowie Elizabeth Taylor had an affair with Frank Langella Elizabeth Taylor's former husband was Eddie Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former husband was Michael Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's former husband was Nicky Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former husband is Larry Fortensky Elizabeth Taylor had a relationship with Dennis Stein Elizabeth Taylor had a relationship with Victor Luna Elizabeth Taylor's former husband is John Warner Elizabeth Taylor is the former fiance of Bill Pawley jr Elizabeth Taylor had a relationship with Glen Davis


Elizabeth Taylor's siblings:

Elizabeth Taylor's brother is Howard Taylor


Elizabeth Taylor's grandparents:

Elizabeth Taylor's grandfather was Samuel Warmbrodt Elizabeth Taylor's grandmother was Anna Warmbrodt Elizabeth Taylor's grandfather was Francis Taylor Elizabeth Taylor's grandmother was Elizabeth Taylor


Elizabeth Taylor's grandchildren:

Elizabeth Taylor's granddaughter is Lyla Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's granddaughter is Naomi Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's grandson is Lowell Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's grandson is Andrew Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's adopted grandson is Caleb Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's grandson is Rhys Tivey Elizabeth Taylor's grandson is Quinn Tivey Elizabeth Taylor's adopted granddaughter is Eliza Carson


Elizabeth Taylor's great uncles and aunts:

Elizabeth Taylor's great aunt is Mabel Young


Elizabeth Taylor's in laws:

Elizabeth Taylor's father in law is Chaim Goldbogen Elizabeth Taylor's mother in law is Sophia Goldbogen Elizabeth Taylor's brother in law is Carl Goldbogen Elizabeth Taylor's daughter in law is Brooke Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's son in law is Margaret Wilding Elizabeth Taylor's son in law is Hap Tivey


Elizabeth Taylor's former in laws:

Elizabeth Taylor's former father in law was Conrad Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law is Barron Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former daughter in law is Aileen Ruspoli Elizabeth Taylor's former father in law was Richard Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former mother in law was Edith Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former grandfather in law is Tom Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law was Thomas Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law was Margaret Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law was Cecilia James Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law was Ivor Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law was Margaret Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law was William Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law was David Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law is Verdun Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law is Hilda Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law is Catherine Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law is Edith Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law is Graham Jenkins Elizabeth Taylor's former father in law was Joseph Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former mother in law was Kate Stupp Elizabeth Taylor's former step-mother in law is Ida Minacker Elizabeth Taylor's former step-father in law was Max Stupp Elizabeth Taylor's former step-mother in law is Ruth Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former grandfather in law is Zelick Minacker Elizabeth Taylor's former grandmother in law was First-wife-of-Zelick Minacker Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law is Sidney Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law is Nettie Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law is Miriam Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law is Janet Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law is Alvin Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former sister in law is Eileen Fisher Elizabeth Taylor's former mother in law was Mary Saxon Elizabeth Taylor's former step-father in law was Mack Saxon Elizabeth Taylor's former step-mother in law is Mary Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former step-grandfather in law is William Kelly Elizabeth Taylor's former step-grandmother in law was Christine Kelly Elizabeth Taylor's former grandfather in law was Gus Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former grandmother in law was Mary Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former grandfather in law is Thomas Barron Elizabeth Taylor's former grandmother in law is Mary Barron Elizabeth Taylor's former brother in law is Erik Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former half-sister in law was Francesca Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's aunt in law was Felice Hilton Brown Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's uncle-by-marriage is Cony Brown Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's aunt in law was Eva Hilton Lewis Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's uncle-by-marriage is Arthur L Lewis Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's uncle in law was Carl H Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's uncle in law was Julian Hilton Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's aunt in law was Rosemary Carpenter Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's uncle-by-marriage is Dean Carpenter Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's uncle in law was Boy Hilton jr Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's aunt in law was Helen Buckley Elizabeth Taylor's former husband Nicky Hilton's uncle-by-marriage is Edward Buckley Elizabeth Taylor's former daughter in law is Beth Wilding


Elizabeth Taylor FameChain Links

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1960

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Hollywood TCL Chinese Theatre Handprints and Footprints,

1956

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Frank Sinatra 1965

Marilyn Monroe 1953

Clark Gable 1937

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Film: Cleopatra - Cast and Crew

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Richard Burton CBE

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The Simpsons, Guest Stars

1992

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Sir Mick Jagger 2001

Michael Jackson 1991

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1959

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Peter Sellers 1964

Cheryl Tweedy

Bob Marley 1976

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Adolf Hitler 1933

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Academy Award Winners 1961 - The 33rd

1961

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Academy Award Winners 1967 - The 39th

1967

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Academy Award Winners 1993 - The 65th

1993

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BAFTA: Fellows of the British Academy of Film & Television Arts

1999

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Sir Christopher Lee, CBE 2011

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1967

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Richard Burton CBE 1967

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BAFTA Award Winners 2005 - The 58th

2005

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1960 - The 17th

1960

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1966 - The 23rd

1966

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Paul Newman 1966

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1969 - The 26th

1969

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1974 - The 31st

1974

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1957 - The 14th

1957

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Golden Globe Award Winners 1985 - The 42nd

1985

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