Nico

Nico
1938 - 1988

Nico  German Actress

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Relationships

Nico was in relationships with Kevin Ayers (1974), Lutz Ulbrich (1974 - 1979), Philippe Garrel (1970 - 1979), Iggy Pop (1969), Jim Morrison (1967), Lou Reed (1966), John Cale (1966 - 1967), Jackson Browne (1966 - 1967), Brian Jones (1965 - 1967), Alain Delon (1961 - 1962), Nikos Papatakis (1960 - 1962) and Stash De Rola.

Nico had encounters with Jimi Hendrix (1967), Tim Buckley (1967), Sterling Morrison (1966) and Leonard Cohen (1966).

About

German Actress Nico was born Christa Päffgen on 16th October, 1938 in Cologne, Germany and passed away on 18th Jul 1988 Ibiza, Spain aged 49. She is most remembered for Singer, model, actress, Andy Warhol superstar, cameo in "La Dolce Vita. Her zodiac sign is Libra.

Nico is a member of the following lists: Female rock singers, Lee Strasberg Theatre and Film Institute alumni and 1938 births.

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Relationship Statistics

TypeTotalLongestAverageShortest
Dating12 9 years 1 year, 10 months 1 month, 1 day
Encounter4 53 years, 10 months 13 years, 5 months -
Total16 53 years, 10 months 4 years, 9 months 1 month, 1 day

Details

First Name Nico
Maiden Name Päffgen
Full Name at Birth Christa Päffgen
Alternative Name Krista Nico
Age 49 (age at death) years
Birthday 16th October, 1938
Birthplace Cologne, Germany
Died 18th July, 1988
Place of Death Ibiza, Spain
Cause of Death Cerebral hemorrhage (due to a biking accident)
Buried Friedhof Grunewald-Forst, Grunewald, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Blonde
Distinctive Feature High cheekbones, Deep German voice
Zodiac Sign Libra
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality German
Occupation Text Singer-songwriter, lyricist, composer, musician, fashion model, and actress,
Occupation Actress
Claim to Fame Singer, model, actress, Andy Warhol superstar, cameo in "La Dolce Vita
Music Genre (Text) Art Rock, Folk Rock, Protopunk, Experimental, Avant-Garde, Gothic Rock
Music Genre Electronic, Clinical
Year(s) Active 1954–1988
Music Style Club/Dance
Music Mood Visceral
Instrument DJ
Instrument (text) Vocals, Keyboards, Harmonium, Tambourine
Record Label Verve, Elektra, Reprise, Island, Beggars Banquet
Associated Acts The Velvet Underground, John Cale, Lou Reed, Brian Jones, Kevin Ayers, John Cooper Clarke, The Invisible Girls, Blue Orchids, Bob Dylan, Brian Eno, Iggy Pop
Brand Endorsement Coco Chanel
Official Websites www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=4411, www.nndb.com/people/473/000024401/
Friend Bebe Buell (model, singer), Catherine James (model, groupie), Fabienne Shine (model, singer)

Christa Päffgen (16 October 1938 – 18 July 1988), known by her stage name Nico, was a German singer, songwriter, musician, model, and actress. She had roles in several films, including Federico Fellini's La Dolce Vita (1960) and Andy Warhol's Chelsea Girls (1966).

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Partner Comparison

NameAgeZodiacOccupationNationality
Nico49 LibraActress
German
Lutz Ulbrich67 SagittariusMusician
German
Kevin Ayers68 LeoBassist
English
Philippe Garrel72 AriesFilm Director
French
Iggy Pop73 TaurusMusician
American
Jim Morrison27 SagittariusVocalist
American
Jimi Hendrix27 SagittariusGuitarist
American
Tim Buckley28 AquariusMusician
American
Sterling Morrison53 VirgoMusician
American
Leonard Cohen82 VirgoSinger
Canadian
Jackson Browne71 LibraSinger
American
Lou Reed71 PiscesMusician
American
John Cale78 PiscesMusician
Welsh
Brian Jones27 PiscesGuitarist
British
Alain Delon84 ScorpioActor
French
Nikos Papatakis92 CancerDirector
French
Stash De Rola77 LibraSocialite
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Children

NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Christian AaronMale11th August, 196258 years oldAlain Delon

Filmography

FilmYearCharacterType
Ballhaus Barmbek1988Movie
Interview, L'1986Short Film
La vraie histoire de Gérard Lechômeur1982The heroineMovie
Voyage au jardin des morts1978CatherineMovie
Le berceau de cristal1976Movie
Un ange passe1975Movie
The Inner Scar1972The WomanMovie
Athanor1972Short Film
Cleopatra1970Movie
Evening of Light1969Short Film
Positano1969Short Film
I, a Man1967NicoMovie
Imitation of Christ1967MaidMovie
The Closet1966The WomanMovie
Sunset1966Narrator (voice)Short Film
The Sandpiper1965Dancer at the Party (uncredited)Movie
Sweet Skin1963Ariane (as Krista Nico)Movie
A Man Named Rocca1961VillanovaMovie
La Dolce Vita1960Nico, Self (as Nico Otzak)Movie
For the First Time1959Leader of Admirers in Capri (uncredited)Movie
Tempest1958Blonde Girl at Spring Festival (uncredited)Movie
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Posted commentsView all comments (9)

Lavender_teaJul 12, 2014

Never ever dated Brian Jones!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! That's complete rubbish!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

esterrrinoJun 25, 2011

I didn't know that she dated also Brian Jones

isabelleJul 26, 2010

do you have pictures of her with Jim Morrison!

KathyFeb 26, 2010

Such a stunning woman,with such a unique,distinctive voice -with a grace in front of a camera that I havent seen since.Wish we could clone her,the world needs more of her talent,shes one of my idols.

howardJan 23, 2010

one of the greatest singer. can you add more pictures of her model days.

little_queenieslittle_queeniesJan 8, 2010

Hi Calyx, I`ve done many research and I didn`t find anything about Nico and David Bowie. Thanks.

CalyxJun 3, 2009

My friend says that Nico dated David Bowie at one point. Is that true? If so, why isn`t he mentioned here?

little_queenieslittle_queeniesJun 4, 2008

I`ve created a group called "Wifes, girlfriends and groupies of rock" and I`ve included her! Check it please :)


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