Gene Clark

Gene Clark
1944 - 1991

Gene Clark  American Singer


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Gene Clark passed away on 24th May 1991 aged 46.


Gene Clark was previously married to Carlie Lynn McCummings (1970).

He was in a relationship with Jacqui Levy.

Gene Clark had an encounter with Michelle Phillips (1965).

He is rumoured to have hooked up with June Fairchild.


American Singer Gene Clark passed away on 24th May 1991 Sherman Oaks, California, USA aged 46. Born Harold Eugene Clark on 17th November, 1944 in Tipton, Missouri, USA and educated at Bonner Springs High School, in Bonner Springs, Kansas, in 1962, Gene Clark is most remembered for Member of The Byrds in a career that spanned 1963–1991. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Gene Clark is a member of the following lists: American male guitarists, 20th-century American singers and RSO Records artists.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 48 years, 10 months - -
Dating1 - - -
Encounter1 52 years, 10 months - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total4 52 years, 10 months 25 years, 11 months 48 years, 10 months


First Name Gene
Last Name Clark
Full Name at Birth Harold Eugene Clark
Age 46 (age at death) years
Birthday 17th November, 1944
Birthplace Tipton, Missouri, USA
Died 24th May, 1991
Place of Death Sherman Oaks, California, USA
Cause of Death Natural causes" brought on by a bleeding ulcer.
Clark was suffering from throat cancer at the time of his death.
Height 5' 11" (180 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Bonner Springs High School, in Bonner Springs, Kansas, in 1962
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Member of The Byrds
Music Genre (Text) Country rock, Folk Rock, Psychedelic Rock, Folk, Country, Bluegrass, Baroque Pop, folk rock, psychedelic rock, folk, country, bluegrass
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1963–1991
Music Style Country-Rock, Singer/Songwriter, Psychedelic, Folk-Rock, Country, Progressive Bluegrass, Bluegrass, Baroque Pop
Music Mood Brooding, Earthy, Laid-Back/Mellow, Poignant, Gentle, Bittersweet, Wistful, Intense, Somber, Intimate, Autumnal, Plaintive, Reflective, Earnest, Melancholy, Amiable/Good-Natured, Organic
Instrument Guitar, Vocals, Harmonica, Songwriter
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Tambourine, Harmonica, Piano, tambourine, harmonica, guitar
Record Label Columbia, A&m, Asylum, Rso, Capitol, Takoma, A&M, RSO
Associated Acts The Byrds, Dillard & Clark, Phoenix, McGuinn, Clark & Hillman, Jesse Ed Davis, Carla Olson, The New Christy Minstrels, the New Christy Minstrels, the Gosdin Brothers
Official Websites,,,

Harold Eugene "Gene" Clark (November 17, 1944 – May 24, 1991) was an American singer-songwriter and founding member of the folk rock band the Byrds. He was the Byrds' principal songwriter between 1964 and early 1966, writing most of the band's best-known originals from this period, including "I'll Feel a Whole Lot Better", "She Don't Care About Time", and "Set You Free This Time". Although he did not achieve commercial success as a solo artist, Clark was in the vanguard of popular music during much of his career, prefiguring developments in such disparate subgenres as psychedelic rock, baroque pop, newgrass, country rock, and alternative country.

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Partner Comparison

Gene Clark46 ScorpioSinger
Carlie Lynn McCummings-Dancer
Michelle Phillips72 GeminiSinger
June Fairchild68 VirgoActress
Jacqui Levy72 SagittariusDancer


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thriftstorejunkieNov 19, 2009

Gene Clark is one of the greatest songwriters of all-time; he deserves to be mentioned in the same breath as Neil Young and Bobby Dylan.

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