Sonny Bono

Sonny Bono
1935 - 1998

Sonny Bono  American Musician


Salvatore Phillip "Sonny" Bono (/ˈboʊnoʊ/; February 16, 1935 – January 5, 1998) was an American recording artist and producer, who came to fame in partnership with his second wife Cher, as the popular singing duo Sonny & Cher. He was also mayor o...

Confirmed Relationships6
Longest Relationship14 yrs
Average Relationship Length6 yrs, 8 mths
First Name Sonny
Middle Name Philip
Last Name Bono
Full Name at Birth Salvatore Philip Bono
Age 62 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th February, 1935
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan, USA
Died 5th January, 1998
Place of Death Heavenly Valley Ski Resort, California, USA
Cause of Death Skiing accident
Height 5' 5½" (166 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aquarius
Sexuality Straight
Religion Scientology
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Inglewood High School (dropped out 1952)
Occupation Text Singer, musician, songwriter, producer, actor, politician
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame The Sonny and Cher Show
Official Websites,
Father Santo Bono
Mother Zena "Jean" La Valle
Sister Fran Bono, Betty Bono
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Partner Comparison

Sonny Bono62 AquariusMusician
Mary Bono54 ScorpioProducer
Susie Coelho62 SagittariusActress
Joey Heatherton71 VirgoActress
Mimi Machu76Actress
Cher70 TaurusSinger
Donna Rankin-Production Manager


Christine Bono
Female24th June, 195857 years old
Female4th May, 196947 years old
Chesare Chesare Elan Bono
Male25th April, 198828 years old
Chianna Marie Bono
Female2nd February, 199125 years old

Onscreen Matchups


First Kid1996 Congressman Sonny Bono Movie
Lois & Clark: The New Adventures of Superman1993 Mayor Frank Berkowitz TV Show
P.S.I. Luv U1991 The Mayor TV Show
Parker Lewis Can't Lose1990 Colin David TV Show
Thanksgiving Day1990 TV Movie
Under the Boardwalk1989 Ancient #2 Movie
Hairspray1988 Franklin von Tussle Movie
Dirty Laundry1987 Maurice Movie
Balboa1986 Tony Carlo Movie
Troll1986 Peter Dickinson Movie
Murder, She Wrote1984 Valentino Reggioce TV Show
Airplane II: The Sequel1982 The Bomber Movie
The Vals1982 'Spaced-out' Musician Movie
Matt Houston1982 Richard TV Show
Top of the Hill1980 Bobby Antoine TV Movie
Escape to Athena1979 Bruno Rotelli Movie
The Country Western Murders1979 Sonny Hunt TV Movie
CHiPs1977 Mike TV Show
Fantasy Island1977 Matt Krane, Monty Green, Holly Ryan TV Show
The Love Boat1977 Steve Bloom, Benny Carter, Phil Backstrom TV Show
Charlie's Angels1976 Walrus TV Show
Murder on Flight 5021975 Jack Marshall TV Movie
Switch1975 Darcy Taggart TV Show
The Six Million Dollar Man1974 John Perry TV Show
Love, American Style1969 TV Show
Marcus Welby, M.D.1969 Rico Renati TV Show
Good Times1967 Sonny Movie
The Man from U.N.C.L.E.1964 Jerry TV Show
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SteveJan 11, 2009

Wow a hippie singer to a congress man big change

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