Tammi Terrell

Tammi Terrell
1945 - 1970

Tammi Terrell  American Singer


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Tammi Terrell passed away on 16th Mar 1970 aged 24.


Tammi Terrell was in relationships with David Ruffin (1965 - 1967) and James Brown (1962 - 1964).

She had encounters with Marvin Gaye and Eddie Kendricks.


American Singer Tammi Terrell was born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery on 29th April, 1945 in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA and passed away on 16th Mar 1970 Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA aged 24. She is most remembered for Single "Ain't No Mountain High Enough". Her zodiac sign is Taurus.

Tammi Terrell is a member of the following lists: Singers from Pennsylvania, 20th-century American singers and Deaths from brain tumor.


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First Name Tammi
Middle Name Winifred
Last Name Terrell
Full Name at Birth Thomasina Winifred Montgomery
Alternative Name Tammi Terrell
Age 24 (age at death) years
Birthday 29th April, 1945
Birthplace Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Died 16th March, 1970
Place of Death Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
Cause of Death Brain Cancer
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Single "Ain't No Mountain High Enough"
Music Genre (Text) R&B, soul, pop
Music Genre R&B
Year(s) Active 1959–1969
Music Style Motown, Soul
Instrument Vocals
Record Label Scepter/Wand, Try Me, Checker, Motown, Tamla
Associated Acts James Brown, Marvin Gaye, Ashford & Simpson

Tammi Terrell (born Thomasina Winifred Montgomery; April 29, 1945 – March 16, 1970) was an American recording artist, best known as a star singer for Motown Records during the 1960s, most notably for a series of duets with singer Marvin Gaye.

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Tammi Terrell24 TaurusSinger
David Ruffin50 CapricornSinger
James Brown73 TaurusSinger
Marvin Gaye44 AriesSinger
Eddie Kendricks52 SagittariusSinger


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OwnstyleDec 26, 2011

James Brown surey put a whoopin on her more than what David did. This girl was so young thats the sad part about it

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