Marvin Hamlisch

Marvin Hamlisch
1944 - 2012

Marvin Hamlisch  American Composer


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Marvin Hamlisch was previously married to Terre Blair (1989 - 2012).

Marvin Hamlisch was engaged to Emma Samms (1980 - 1981).

Marvin Hamlisch was in relationships with Cyndy Garvey (1981 - 1985) and Carole Bayer Sager (1975 - 1979).


American Composer Marvin Hamlisch was born Marvin Frederick Hamlisch on 2nd June, 1944 in New York, New York, USA and passed away on 6th Aug 2012 Los Angeles, California, USA aged 68. He is most remembered for Composer of A Chorus Line, The Sting, Ordinary People, Starting Over. His zodiac sign is Gemini.

Marvin Hamlisch is a member of the following lists: Best Original Music Score Academy Award winners, Emmy Award winners and Grammy Award winners.


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Relationship Statistics

Dating2 4 years 4 years -
Engaged1 1 year - -
Married1 23 years, 5 months - -
Total4 23 years, 5 months 8 years, 1 month 1 year


First Name Marvin
Middle Name Frederick
Last Name Hamlisch
Full Name at Birth Marvin Frederick Hamlisch
Age 68 (age at death) years
Birthday 2nd June, 1944
Birthplace New York, New York, USA
Died 6th August, 2012
Place of Death Los Angeles, California, USA
Cause of Death Respiratory arrest caused by anoxic brain encephalopathy and hypertension
Buried Mount Zion Cemetery, Maspeth, Queens County, New York, USA
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Red
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Religion Jewish
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Professional Children's School, Manhattan, NY
University Juilliard School of Music (attended 1951-64), BA Music, Queens College New York
Occupation Text Composer, Conductor
Occupation Composer
Claim to Fame Composer of A Chorus Line, The Sting, Ordinary People, Starting Over
Music Genre (Text) Musical theatre · Film music · Pops, Musical theatre · Film music · Pops
Music Genre Stage & Screen, Piano
Year(s) Active 1965–2012 Official website:, 1965–2012
Music Style Stage & Screen, Pop/Rock, Easy Listening, Show Tunes, Instrumental Pop, Soft Rock, Film Music, Original Score, Musical Theater, Soundtracks, Movie Themes, Classical
Music Mood Whimsical, Amiable/Good-Natured, Happy, Rousing, Sentimental, Fun, Dramatic, Nostalgic, Melancholy, Poignant, Plaintive, Reflective, Elegant, Sophisticated, Sad, Somber
Instrument Guitar, Piano, Composer
Instrument (text) Piano
Official Websites,,,
Sister Terry Liebling
Friend Barbra Streisand

Marvin Frederick Hamlisch (June 2, 1944 – August 6, 2012) was an American composer and conductor. Hamlisch was one of only sixteen people to win Emmy, Grammy, Oscar and Tony awards. This collection of all four is referred to as an "EGOT". He is one of only two people (along with composer Richard Rodgers) to have won those four prizes and a Pulitzer Prize ("PEGOT").

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Marvin Hamlisch68 GeminiComposer
Terre Blair64 CapricornTV News
Cyndy Garvey72 CancerTV Personality
Emma Samms61 VirgoActress
Carole Bayer Sager74 PiscesSongwriter


How to Lose a Guy in 10 Days2003Marvin HamlischMovie
Caroline in the City1995Marvin HamlischTV Show
The Nanny1993Alan NeiderTV Show
The Simpsons1989Marvin HamlischTV Show
The Way We Were1973Guest at Movie Screening (uncredited)Movie
Valley of the Dolls1967Pianist (uncredited)Movie


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IrishAug 7, 2012

This World has lost a great man. His music will live on in all our hearts. Rest in Peace Mr. Hamlisch; and thank you for your wonderful music.

jackieNov 2, 2009

i am doing some thing a bout hm at school

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