Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan
1957 - 2004

Laura Branigan  American Singer


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Rest in peace.


Laura Branigan was previously married to Lawrence Kruteck (1981).

Laura Branigan was in a relationship with Ahmet Ertegun (1979).

Laura Branigan is rumoured to have hooked up with Paul Stanley.


American Singer Laura Branigan was born Laura Ann Branigan on 3rd July, 1957 in Brewster, New York, USA and passed away on 26th Aug 2004 East Quogue, New York, USA aged 47. She is most remembered for Song: Gloria. Her zodiac sign is Cancer.

Laura Branigan is a member of the following lists: Actors from New York, American film actors and American dance musicians.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating1 42 years, 8 months - -
Married1 - - -
Rumoured1 - - -
Total3 42 years, 8 months 14 years, 2 months -


First Name Laura
Middle Name Ann
Maiden Name Branigan
Full Name at Birth Laura Ann Branigan
Age 47 (age at death) years
Birthday 3rd July, 1957
Birthplace Brewster, New York, USA
Died 26th August, 2004
Place of Death East Quogue, New York, USA
Cause of Death Brain aneurysm (In her sleep)
Buried Cremated, Ashes scattered
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
University American Academy of Dramatic Arts
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actress
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Song: Gloria
Music Genre (Text) Pop, Dance, Pop Rock, Italo disco, synthpop
Year(s) Active 1973–2004, 1978–2004, 1978–1994, 2002–2004, 1973–1994, 1995, 1996, 2001-2004, 1978–1994; 2002–2004
Instrument (text) Vocals, Piano
Record Label Atlantic
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Spectrum Talent Agency
Official Websites,,,

Laura Ann Branigan (July 3, 1952 – August 26, 2004) was an American singer, songwriter, and actress. Her signature song, the platinum-certified 1982 single "Gloria", stayed on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 for 36 weeks, then a record for a female artist, peaking at No. 2. It also reached number one in Australia and Canada. In 1984, she reached number one in Canada and Germany with the U.S. No. 4 hit "Self Control". She also had success in the United Kingdom with both "Gloria" and "Self Control" making the Top 10 in the UK Singles Chart.

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Laura Branigan47 CancerSinger
Ahmet Ertegun83 LeoMusic Producer
Paul Stanley69 CapricornMusician
Lawrence Kruteck- Gemini


Monsters1988Amanda Smith-JonesTV Show
Backstage1988Kate LawrenceMovie
Delta Pi1984MonicaMovie
Automan1983Jessie ColeTV Show
CHiPs1977SarahTV Show


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Lonesome SoulJul 4, 2011

Thank you, Laura. For everything you did. For the legacy you left. I wish you had a wonderful life, despite all the pain and misery. I miss you and I'm always longing for your beautiful appearance.

Manuel Arroyo AJun 17, 2011

I Remenber all time, Live in my hearth , Bye Laura I love

hOct 26, 2009


David Kent DavidsonSep 9, 2008

I was Love-Struck into Heaven by Her Glazing-Glance,Once Again,I Felt so Wholesome!I Tasted the Tang of Adrenalin as Her Facial-Features Danced,This Sweet-Home-Hi in Wonderous-Motions!In Awe I was Held like A Puppet-On-A-String,This Woman of Women is The Queen of Queens!!!* *

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