Art Garfunkel

Art Garfunkel

Art Garfunkel  American Singer


Who is he dating right now?

According to our records, Art Garfunkel is possibly single.


Art Garfunkel was previously married to Kim Garfunkel (1988).

Art Garfunkel has been in relationships with Penny Marshall (1980 - 1983) and Laurie Bird.

Art Garfunkel has had an encounter with Michael Franks.


Art Garfunkel is a 76 year old American Singer. Born Arthur Ira Garfunkel on 5th November, 1941 in Forest Hills, New York, USA, he is famous for Simon & Garfunkel in a career that spans 1956–present. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Art Garfunkel has been in an on-screen matchup with Candice Bergen in Carnal Knowledge (1971).

Art Garfunkel is a member of the following lists: Art Garfunkel, Jewish American songwriters and Alpha Epsilon Pi brothers.


Help us build our profile of Art Garfunkel! Login to add information, pictures and relationships, join in discussions and get credit for your contributions.

Relationship Statistics

Married1 30 years, 2 months - -
Dating2 3 years, 6 months 1 year, 9 months -
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 30 years, 2 months 8 years, 5 months 3 years, 6 months


First Name Art
Middle Name Ira
Last Name Garfunkel
Full Name at Birth Arthur Ira Garfunkel
Alternative Name Arthur Ira Garfunkel, Art Garfunkel
Age 76 years
Birthday 5th November, 1941
Birthplace Forest Hills, New York, USA
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Slim
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality DISPUTED
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Forest Hills High School
University BA Art History, Columbia University (1965), MA Mathematics, Columbia University (1967)
Occupation Text Singer, Poet, Actor, Songwriter
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Simon & Garfunkel
Music Genre (Text) Folk rock, Soft Rock, Rock, Pop, Folk, Rock, Pop, rock, pop
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1956–present, 1956–present
Music Style Adult Contemporary, Soft Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Vocal, Popular Music Entry
Music Mood Elegant, Calm/Peaceful, Smooth, Relaxed, Amiable/Good-Natured, Sentimental, Delicate, Intimate, Laid-Back/Mellow, Romantic, Soothing, Sophisticated, Sweet, Reserved, Light, Nocturnal, Gentle, Wistful, Atmospheric
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Piano, Violin
Record Label Columbia, Manhattan, Atco
Associated Acts Simon & Garfunkel
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) United Talent Agency, Celebrity Talent International, Richard De La Font Agency
Official Websites,,,,,,
Father Jacob "Jack" Garfunkel (travelling salesman)
Mother Rose (homemaker)
Brother Jules Garfunkel (older), Jerome Garfunkel (younger)
Family Member Lou Pearlman (cousin)

Arthur Ira "Art" Garfunkel (born November 5, 1941) is an American singer, poet, teacher and actor. He is best known for his partnership with Paul Simon in the folk rock duo Simon & Garfunkel.

More about Art Garfunkel
Less about Art Garfunkel

Dating History

Partner Comparison

Art Garfunkel76 ScorpioSinger
Kim Garfunkel60Personality
Penny Marshall74 LibraActress
Michael Franks73 VirgoVocalist
Laurie Bird25 LibraActress


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JamesMale15th December, 199027 years oldKim Garfunkel
Beau DanielMale5th October, 200512 years oldKim Garfunkel


Cecile on the Phone2017Dr. SaltzmanMovie
The Rebound2009Harry FinklesteinMovie
American Dreams2002Mr. GreenwoodTV Show
541998Elaine's PatronMovie
Boxing Helena1993Dr. Lawrence AugustineMovie
Frasier1993ChesterTV Show
Mother Goose Rock 'n' Rhyme1990Georgie PorgieTV Movie
Good to Go1986S. D. BlassMovie
Bad Timing: A Sensual Obsession1980Alex LindenMovie
Laverne & Shirley1976The Mighty OakTV Show
Acts of Love and Other Comedies1973NickyTV Movie
Carnal Knowledge1971Sandy (as Arthur Garfunkel)Movie
Catch-221970Capt. Nately (as Arthur Garfunkel)Movie
Show More
Show Less

Onscreen Matchups


Posted commentsView all comments (9)

pongnakpongnakMar 22, 2010

I listenning his songs everyday after my work...I really love his songs even his songs long time ago but they are still lovely.(Thailand )

pongnakpongnakMar 15, 2010

I love him because hes a good singer forever and I when will hes come to Thailand for concert.(Thailand)

pongnakpongnakMar 13, 2010

I really love his voice !

pongnakpongnakMar 11, 2010

I love his song so much I watched his concert on Youtube(in NYC,2009)often his voice still good even he has 68 years old.Thailand.

pongnakpongnakMar 9, 2010

He is good singer forever

pongnakpongnakMar 8, 2010

I love Garfunkel`s songs ( the soung of silence )and I always be. Lin Thailand

Join the FamousFix discussion board >>