Dennis Wilson

Dennis Wilson and Christine McVie
1944 - 1983

Dennis Wilson  American Musician


Dennis Wilson passed away on 28th Dec 1983 aged 39. His last relationship was when Dennis Wilson and Shawn Marie Love were married for 4 months before Dennis Wilson died aged 39.


Dennis Wilson was previously married to Karen Lamm (1975 - 1980), Barbara Charren (1969 - 1974) and Carole Freedman (1964 - 1968).

He was also in relationships with Christine McVie (1979 - 1982).

Dennis Wilson had 5 children, Scott, Jeniffer (49), Michael (45), Carl Benton (43) and Gage Dennis (34).


Dennis Wilson is a 39 year old American Musician. Born Dennis Carl Wilson on 4th December, 1944 in Inglewood, California, USA, he is famous for The Beach Boys in a career that spans 1961–1983. His zodiac sign is Sagittarius.

Dennis Wilson is a member of the following lists: Musicians from Hawthorne, California, 20th-century American musicians and Dennis Wilson.


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Confirmed Relationships5
Longest Relationship5 yrs, 1 mth
Shortest Relationship2 yrs, 5 mths
Average Relationship Length3 yrs, 9 mths
First Name Dennis
Last Name Wilson
Full Name at Birth Dennis Carl Wilson
Age 39 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th December, 1944
Birthplace Inglewood, California, USA
Died 28th December, 1983
Place of Death Marina del Rey, California, USA
Cause of Death Drowning
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Sagittarius
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Musician
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame The Beach Boys
Music Genre (Text) Rock, psychedelic rock, psychedelic pop, surf rock, baroque pop, pop
Year(s) Active 1961–1983, 1961–83
Instrument (text) Vocals, drums, percussions, keyboards, guitar, accordion
Record Label Caribou, Sony Music, Capitol, Brother, Reprise
Associated Acts The Beach Boys, Jan and Dean, Daryl Dragon, the Four Speeds, Gregg Jakobson
Father Murry Wilson
Mother Audree Wilson
Brother Brian Wilson (older brother), Carl Wilson (younger brother)

Dennis Carl Wilson (December 4, 1944 – December 28, 1983) was an American musician, singer, and songwriter who co-founded the Beach Boys. He is best remembered as their drummer, as the middle brother of bandmates Brian and Carl Wilson, and for his brief association with murder-conspirator Charles Manson.

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Dennis Wilson39 SagittariusMusician
Shawn Marie Love38 Capricorn
Christine McVie73 CancerMusician
Karen Lamm49 GeminiModel
Barbara Charren70 Virgo
Carole Freedman69 Scorpio


JenifferFemale21st December, 196649 years old
MichaelMale19th February, 197145 years old
Carl BentonMale31st December, 197243 years old
Gage DennisMale3rd September, 198234 years old


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