Harry Nilsson

Harry Nilsson bio

Birth Name: Harry Edward Nilsson III

Occupation: Pop Singer

Place Of Birth: Brooklyn

Date Of Birth: June 15, 1941

Date Of Death: January 15, 1994

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Harry Nilsson was born on the 15th of June, 1941. He was best known for being a Pop Singer. Known for Everybody’s Talkin’ and Without You, both of which won Grammy Awards.

Harry Nilsson was born in Brooklyn. He worked nights at a bank in the early 1960s where his technical knowledge of computers came in handy during those prehistoric days of computerized banking. He admitted in the 2010 documentary Who Is Harry Nilsson (And Why Is Everybody Talkin’ About Him)? that his inability to remember the lyrics and melodies of popular songs motivated him to write his own music.

Harry Nilsson was a Gemini and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Harry Nilsson was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Harry Edward Nilsson III is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


Harry’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


Harry Nilsson’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Harry Nilsson’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Harry Nilsson kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Harry Nilsson was born in the Year of the Serpent.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Harry Edward Nilsson III
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Harry Nilsson was a Gemini. People of this zodiac sign like music, books, magazines, chatting, short trips and dislike being alone, repetition and routine. The strengths of this sign are being gentle, affectionate, curious, adaptable, able to learn quickly, while weaknesses can be nervous, inconsistent and indecisive. The greatest overall compatibility with Gemini is Sagittarius and Aquarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Harry Nilsson was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are often seen as humorous and gifted in literature and art. However, the snake can be overly suspicious, which makes them a bit paranoid.

Ruling Planet: Harry Nilsson had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Harry Nilsson’s birth sign is Gemini and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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