Marvin Gaye Soul Singer
He was born on April 02, 1939 (died on April 01, 1984, he was 44 years old) as Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr.. His nickname was Gay Marvin Pentz Jr..
Marvin Gaye born Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. was an American singer-songwriter and musician. Gaye helped to shape the sound of Motown Records in the 1960s with a string of hits including How Sweet It Is and I Heard It Through the Grapevine and duet recordings with Mary Wells and Tammi Terrell later earning the titles Prince of Motown and Prince of Soul.
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His mother is Alberta Gay and his father is Marvin Gay Sr.. His mother was American musician His mother died at the age of 74 (Marvin was 48 years old). When Marvin born she was 26 years old. and Marvin Gay Sr. was 24 years old when Marvin born. His father was a American minister.
Is Marvin Gaye still alive?
No, he died on 04/01/1984, 37 years ago. He was 44 years old when he died. Cause of death: ballistic trauma. He died in Los Angeles and buried in Glendale .
What was Marvin's zodiac sign?
Marvin Gaye zodiac sign was aries.
When is Marvin Gaye's next birthday?
Marvin Gaye was born on the , which was a Sunday
Marvin Gaye had 1 sibling. Frankie (2 years younger)
Marvin Gaye net worth
He had a net worth of 9 million dollars.
His first feature film was Whitney (2018, as Himself (archive footage)). He was 79 when he starred in this movie. Since 2018, he has appeared in 18 feature films. The last one is Marvin Gaye: The Real Thing - In Performance 1964-1981 (2006). In this movie, we watched him as himself .
Marvin Gaye movie characters
The names of the characters/jobs in the films he starred in are as follows:
|Himself||DJ Cinema Presents: Masterpiece Theater Blend Dvd (2009)||69|
|TV in Black: The First Fifty Years (2004)||64|
|Original Music Composer||Trouble Man (1972)||33|
|Himself||The Midnight Special Legendary Performances 1974 (1974)||35|
|Motown 25: Yesterday, Today, Forever (1983)||44|
|Himself||Motor City's Burning: Detroit from Motown to the Stooges (2008)||68|
|Jim||Chrome and Hot Leather (1971)||32|
|Himself||The T.A.M.I. Show (1964)||25|
|Himself||Standing Room Only: Diana Ross (1981)||41|
|David Owens||The Ballad of Andy Crocker (1969)||30|
|Himself||Live at Amsterdam 1976||0|
|Himself||Save the Children (1973)||34|
|The Midnight Special Legendary Performances 1977 (1977)||0|
|Himself||DTV: Golden Oldies (1984)||45|
|Himself||Marvin Gaye - Live In Montreux 1980 (2003)||64|
|Himself||Marvin Gaye: What's Going On (2006)||66|
|Himself||Marvin Gaye: The Real Thing - In Performance 1964-1981 (2006)||67|
His first TV Show was The Ed Sullivan Show (1948).
When his last album Abraham, Martin & John released, he was 82 years old.
His first album The Soulful Moods Of Marvin Gaye released 60 years ago, he was 21 years old. There were 11 songs in this album.
Awarded Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 1995 .
Birth name of Marvin Gaye is Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr.
Marvin Gaye had two marriages.
Anna Gordy Gaye, American musician and businesswoman
He married with Anna Gordy Gaye (92), in 1963. Marvin Gaye was 23 and Anna Gordy Gaye was 40 years old. After 14 years, they break up in 1977.
Denise Gordy, American actor
He had one child, Nona (47) . When his first child, Nona Gaye, was born, Marvin Gaye was 35 years old.
Top Marvin Gaye Songs
- Ain't No Mountain High Enough (Woman, released 8 years ago)
- Sexual Healing (Love Songs, released 12 years ago)
- Sexual Healing - Kygo Remix (Sexual Healing (Kygo Remix), released 6 years ago)
- I Heard It Through The Grapevine (Sunshine Sixties, released 3 years ago)
- Got To Give It Up - Pt. 1 (Funk à l'ancienne, released 1 year ago)
- It Takes Two (60's Triple set, released 19 years ago)
- Let's Get It On (Let's Get It On (Expanded Edition), released 48 years ago)
- What's Going On (What's Going On, released 50 years ago)
- How Sweet It Is (How Sweet It Is To Be Loved By You, released 56 years ago)
- Mercy Mercy Me (What's Going On, released 50 years ago)
Other facts about Marvin Gaye
|Alias||Gay Marvin Pentz Jr.|
|Place of death||Los Angeles|
|Genre||Funk, Jazz, Rhythm and blues, Soul music, Psychedelic soul|
|IPI name number||00066982531 , named as: GAYE MARVIN P|
|Part of||The Funk Brothers , subject has role: drummer|
|Family name||Pentz. Show people with the surname Pentz , series ordinal: 1|
|Killed by||Marvin Gay Sr. , statement is subject of: death of Marvin Gaye|
|Manner of death||Homicide , statement is subject of: death of Marvin Gaye|
|Influenced by||Nat King Cole|
|Date of death||1984-04-01T00:00:00Z|
|Official website||Marvin Gaye official website|
|Country of citizenship||United States Of America|
|Place of burial||Glendale|
|Cause of death||Ballistic Trauma|
|Ethnic group||African Americans|
|Work period (start)||1959-01-01T00:00:00Z|
|Languages spoken, written or signed||English|
|Birth name||Marvin Pentz Gay, Jr.|
|Sex or gender||Male|
|Discography||Marvin Gaye Discography|
|Work period (end)||1984-01-01T00:00:00Z|
|Has list||List Of Tributes To Marvin Gaye|
|On focus list of Wikimedia project||WikiProject African Diaspora|
|Name in native language||Marvin Pentz Gaye, Jr.|