Laura Nyro

Laura Nyro
1947 - 1997

Laura Nyro  American Songwriter

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Laura Nyro passed away on 8th Apr 1997 aged 49. Her last relationship was when Laura Nyro and Jackson Browne dated for 1 year after getting together in 1970.

Relationships

Laura Nyro was in a relationship with Jackson Browne (1970 - 1971).

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Laura Nyro is a 49 year old American Songwriter. Born Laura Nigro on 30th September, 1947 in The Bronx, New York, USA, she is famous for A brilliant and innovative composer in a career that spans 1966–1997. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Laura Nyro is a member of the following lists: Singers from Connecticut, American female composers and Jewish American songwriters.

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Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship12 mths
Shortest Relationship12 mths
Average Relationship Length12 mths
First Name Laura
Last Name Nyro
Maiden Name Nigro
Full Name at Birth Laura Nigro
Alternative Name Laura Nyro, Laura Nigro
Age 49 (age at death) years
Birthday 30th September, 1947
Birthplace The Bronx, New York, USA
Died 8th April, 1997
Place of Death Danbury, Connecticut, USA
Cause of Death Ovarian Cancer
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Light
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Composer, lyricist, pianist, vocalist
Occupation Songwriter
Claim to Fame A brilliant and innovative composer
Music Genre (Text) R&b, Pop, Jazz, Doo-Wop, Rock & Roll, Rock & Roll, R&b, Pop, Jazz, Doo-Wop, Rock & Roll, R&B, pop, jazz, doo-wop, rock & roll
Music Genre Pop/Rock, Piano
Year(s) Active 1966–1997
Music Style Singer/Songwriter, Soft Rock, AM Pop
Music Mood Cathartic, Earnest, Literate, Intimate, Melancholy, Autumnal, Wistful, Reflective, Sophisticated, Theatrical, Sentimental, Passionate, Ambitious, Quirky, Earthy
Instrument Guitar, Piano, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Piano, Guitar, Piano, Guitar, piano, guitar
Record Label Verve, Columbia
Official Websites http://www.lauranyro.com
Family Member John Nigro, Ines Nigro, Adolfo Nigro, Jorge Nigro, Filippo Nigro, Natalie Nigro, Daniel Nigro

Laura Nyro /ˈnɪəroʊ/ NEAR-oh (October 18, 1947 – April 8, 1997) was an American songwriter, singer, and pianist. She achieved critical acclaim with her own recordings, particularly the albums Eli and the Thirteenth Confession (1968) and New York Tendaberry (1969), and had commercial success with artists such as Barbra Streisand and The 5th Dimension recording her songs. Her style was a hybrid of Brill Building-style New York pop, jazz, gospel, rhythm and blues, show tunes, rock, and soul.

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Laura Nyro49 LibraSongwriter
American
Jackson Browne67 LibraSinger
American

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MartianAwarenessNov 28, 2014

There will never be another singer/songwriter quite as magical as Laura. She was utterly unique.

AgnesNigroFansJan 7, 2012

she was the best, she is the best

nico nyroMar 5, 2010

She`s the best!!

ivan koshenkoApr 24, 2009

laura nyro rules


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