Richard Bonynge

Richard Bonynge

Richard Bonynge  Australian Conductor


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According to our records, Richard Bonynge is possibly single. His last relationship was when Joan Sutherland and Richard Bonynge were married for 55 years before Joan Sutherland died aged 83.


Richard Bonynge was previously married to Joan Sutherland (1953 - 2010).


Richard Bonynge is a 85 year old Australian Conductor. Born Richard Alan Bonynge on 29th September, 1930 in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, he is famous for Carlito's Way (1993) in a career that spans 1962–present. His zodiac sign is Libra.

Richard Bonynge is a member of the following lists: People educated at Sydney Boys High School, Australian conductors (music) and Sydney Boys High School alumni.


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Confirmed Relationships1
Longest Relationship57 yrs, 9 mths
Shortest Relationship57 yrs, 9 mths
Average Relationship Length57 yrs, 9 mths
First Name Richard
Middle Name Alan
Last Name Bonynge
Full Name at Birth Richard Alan Bonynge
Age 86 years
Birthday 29th September, 1930
Birthplace Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
Build Average
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality Australian
Occupation Text Conductor and pianist
Occupation Conductor
Claim to Fame Carlito's Way (1993)
Year(s) Active 1962–present

Richard Alan Bonynge AC, CBE (/ˈbɒnɪŋ/ BON-ing) (born 29 September 1930) is an Australian conductor and pianist. He is the widower of Australian dramatic coloratura soprano Dame Joan Sutherland. Bonynge conducted virtually all of Sutherland's operatic performances from 1962 until her retirement in 1990.

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Richard Bonynge86 LibraConductor
Joan Sutherland83 ScorpioSinger


Australian Story1996Himself (1 episode, 2015)TV Show
Carte Blanche1988Himself - Conductor (segment "Pretty Yende") (1 episode, 2013)TV Show
Live from Lincoln Center1976Conductor (2 episodes, 1979-1981)TV Show




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