Jackie Wilson

Jackie Wilson
1934 - 1984
Jackie Wilson  American Singer

Jackie Wilson dating history


Jackie Wilson was previously married to Harlean Harris (1967 - 1969) and Freda Hood.

Jackie Wilson was in a relationship with Faye Pridgeon.

Jackie Wilson had an encounter with Patti LaBelle.


American Singer Jackie Wilson was born Jack Leroy Wilson Jr. on 4th June, 1934 in Detroit, Michigan, USA and passed away on 21st Jan 1984 Mount Holly, New Jersey, USA aged 49. He is most remembered for (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

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Relationship Statistics

Married2 14 years, 8 months 11 years, 10 months 9 years
Dating1 - - -
Encounter1 - - -
Total4 14 years, 8 months 5 years, 11 months 9 years


First Name Jackie
Last Name Wilson
Full Name at Birth Jack Leroy Wilson Jr.
Alternative Name Mr. Excitement, Mr. Entertainment, Jackie Wilson, Sonny, The Black Elvis-Jackie Wilson, The Black Elvis
Age 49 (age at death) years
Birthday 4th June, 1934
Birthplace Detroit, Michigan, USA
Died 21st January, 1984
Place of Death Mount Holly, New Jersey, USA
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Buried Westlawn Cemetery, Wayne, Wayne County, Michigan, USA
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Black
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity Black
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer-songwriter
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame (Your Love Keeps Lifting Me) Higher and Higher
Music Genre (Text) R&B, Soul, Pop, Rock And Roll, doo-wop
Music Genre R&B
Year(s) Active 1953–1975
Music Style Soul, Early R&B, Chicago Soul, Pop-Soul, Uptown Soul
Music Mood Carefree, Earnest, Stylish, Confident, Joyous, Rousing, Party/Celebratory, Exuberant, Sensual, Passionate, Fun, Sexy, Energetic, Yearning, Distraught, Amiable/Good-Natured, Earthy, Soothing, Happy
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals
Record Label Dee Gee Records, King, Federal, Brunswick, Dee Gee
Associated Acts Billy Ward and His Dominoes, Billy Davis
Official Websites http://www.jackiewilson.net

Jack Leroy Wilson Jr. (June 9, 1934 – January 21, 1984) was an American soul singer and performer. A tenor with a four-octave range, Wilson was a prominent figure in the transition of rhythm and blues into soul. Wilson was considered a master showman and one of the most dynamic singers and performers in pop, R&B, and rock and roll history, earning the nickname "Mr. Excitement".

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Jackie Wilson49 GeminiSinger
Harlean Harris81 SagittariusModel
Freda Hood-
Faye Pridgeon81Singer
Patti LaBelle78 GeminiSinger


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Anthony DuaneMaleFreda Hood
Jacqueline DeniseFemale195171 years oldFreda Hood
Sandra KayFemale195369 years oldFreda Hood
Jack Leroy Jr.Male195468 years oldFreda Hood
John DominickMale196359 years oldHarlean Harris


Girls! Girls! Girls!1962Audience Member in Club (uncredited)Movie
Teenage Millionaire1961Jackie Wilson - PerformerMovie
Go, Johnny, Go!1959Jackie WilsonMovie
The Ed Sullivan Show1948SingerTV Show




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