Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte  American Singer


Who is he dating right now?

Pamela Frank and Harry Belafonte have been married for 13 years since 12th Apr 2008. view relationship


Harry Belafonte was previously married to Julie Robinson (1957) and Frances Byrd.

Harry Belafonte has been in relationships with Inger Stevens (1959 - 1960), Dorian Leigh Parker and Dianne Reeves.

Harry Belafonte has had an encounter with Miriam Makeba.

Harry Belafonte is rumoured to have hooked up with Joan Collins (1957).


Harry Belafonte is a 94 year old American Singer. Born Harold George Bellanfanti Jr. on 1st March, 1927 in Lying-in Hospital, Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA, he is famous for The song "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)" (1956), won a Tony in 1953 for 'John Murray Anderson`s Almanac' in a career that spans 1947–present and 1949–2003 (Music) and 1950–present (Activism) and 1953–present (Film) and 1949-present (Music) and 1949–present (music). His zodiac sign is Pisces.

Harry Belafonte has been in 2 on-screen matchups, including Dorothy Dandridge in Carmen Jones (1954) and Joan Fontaine in Island in the Sun (1957).

Harry Belafonte is a member of the following lists: Emmy Award winners, Grammy Award winners and Kennedy Center honorees.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 73 years, 9 months 50 years, 8 months 13 years, 5 months
Dating3 1 year 4 months, 1 day -
Encounter1 - - -
Rumoured1 1 month - -
Total8 73 years, 9 months 19 years, 1 month 1 month


First Name Harry
Last Name Belafonte
Full Name at Birth Harold George Bellanfanti Jr.
Alternative Name Harold George Belafonte Jr., Harry Bellanfanti Jr., Harold George Bellanfanti Jr., Harry Belafonte, The King of Calypso, Harry
Age 94 years
Birthday 1st March, 1927
Birthplace Lying-in Hospital, Harlem, Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Height 6' 2" (188 cm)
Weight 168lbs (76 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Baldhead, Widow’s peak hairline
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity Multiracial
Nationality American
High School George Washington High School, New York City, New York, USA
University New York Dramatic Workshop, New York City, New York, USA
Occupation Text Singer, songwriter, actor, social activist, author, producer
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame The song "Day-O (The Banana Boat Song)" (1956), won a Tony in 1953 for 'John Murray Anderson`s Almanac'
Music Genre (Text) Calypso, Pop, Folk, World, Mento
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1949–present, 1947–present, 1949–2003 (Music), 1950–present (Activism), 1953–present (Film), 1949-present (Music), 1949–present (music)
Music Style International, Calypso, Caribbean Traditions, Folk, Traditional Folk
Music Mood Carefree, Earnest, Summery, Exuberant, Confident, Gentle, Humorous, Innocent, Cheerful, Refined/Mannered, Joyous, Rousing, Sentimental, Passionate, Wistful, Energetic, Melancholy, Soothing, Playful, Bittersweet, Plaintive
Instrument Vocals, Arranger
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Drums
Record Label RCA Victor
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Equitable Stewardship for Artists, United Support of Artists for Africa, Inc.
Official Websites twitter.com/harrybelafonte, singyoursongthemovie.com/, http://www.singyoursongthemovie.com
Friend Katharine Dunham

Harry Belafonte (born Harold George Bellanfanti Jr.; March 1, 1927) is an American singer, songwriter, activist, and actor. One of the most successful Jamaican American pop stars in history, he was dubbed the "King of Calypso" for popularizing the Trinidadian Caribbean musical style with an international audience in the 1950s. His breakthrough album Calypso (1956) was the first million-selling LP by a single artist. Belafonte is known for his recording of "The Banana Boat Song", with its signature lyric "Day-O". He has recorded and performed in many genres, including blues, folk, gospel, show tunes, and American standards. He has also starred in several films, including Carmen Jones (1954), Island in the Sun (1957), and Odds Against Tomorrow (1959).

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Harry Belafonte94 PiscesSinger
Pamela Frank-
Inger Stevens35 LibraActress
Joan Collins88 GeminiActress
Julie Robinson-
Frances Byrd-
Miriam Makeba76 PiscesVocalist
South African
Dianne Reeves65 ScorpioVocalist
Dorian Leigh Parker91 TaurusModel


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
GinaFemaleJulie Robinson
ShariFemale22nd September, 195467 years oldJulie Robinson
DavidMale30th September, 195764 years oldJulie Robinson


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Breathe2005SpokespersonShort Film
Swing Vote1999Will DunnTV Movie
PB&J Otter1998Ice MooseTV Show
Kansas City1996Seldom SeenMovie
White Man's Burden1995Thaddeus ThomasMovie
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child1995MagicianTV Show
Ready to Wear1994Harry BelafonteMovie
The Player1992Harry BelafonteMovie
Grambling's White Tiger1981Coach Eddie RobinsonTV Movie
Uptown Saturday Night1974Geechie Dan BeaufordMovie
The CBS Festival of Lively Arts for Young People1973TV Show
Buck and the Preacher1972PreacherMovie
The Angel Levine1970Alexander LevineMovie
Odds Against Tomorrow1959IngramMovie
The World, the Flesh and the Devil1959Ralph BurtonMovie
Island in the Sun1957David BoyeurMovie
Front Row Center1955TV Show
Carmen Jones1954JoeMovie
Bright Road1953Mr. Williams - School PrincipalMovie
G.E. True Theater1953VinceTV Show
The Ed Sullivan Show1948SingerTV Show
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H2OJul 15, 2011

Such a perfect looking man. Very nice.

Ruby aka Baby TinksJan 22, 2009


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