Laura Branigan

Laura Branigan bio

Birth Name: Laura Ann Branigan

Occupation: Pop Singer

Place Of Birth: New York

Date Of Birth: July 3, 1952

Date Of Death: August 26, 2004

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Laura Branigan was born on the 3rd of July, 1952. She was famous for being a Pop Singer. Most well known for her early 1980s Platinum single “Gloria,” she is also remembered for her hit songs “Solitaire” and “How Am I Supposed to Live Without You.” In addition, she was featured on the soundtracks of Ghostbusters, Flashdance, and Baywatch.

Laura Branigan was born in New York. Before recording her debut, self-titled solo album in 1982, she belonged to a band called Meadow and also worked as a backing vocalist for Leonard Cohen . She is remembered for her distinctive, four-octave alto voice.

Laura Branigan was a Cancer and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Laura Branigan was born in 1950s. The 1950s is often viewed as "baby boom" and a period of conformity, when young and old alike followed group norms rather than striking out on their own. The 50s were also the beginning of the Space Race, Cold War and the Civil Rights Movement. Discover what happened on this day.

Laura Ann Branigan is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


Laura’s Laura Ann Branigan attended American Academy of Dramatic Arts.


Laura Branigan’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Laura Branigan’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Laura Branigan kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Laura Branigan was born in the Year of the Dragon.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Laura Ann Branigan
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Laura Branigan was a Cancer. People of this zodiac sign like home-based hobbies, relaxing near or in water, helping loved ones, and dislike strangers, revealing of personal life. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, emotional, sympathetic, tenacious, persuasive, while weaknesses can be moody, pessimistic, suspicious, manipulative and insecure. The greatest overall compatibility with Cancer is Capricorn and Taurus.

Chinese Zodiac: Laura Branigan was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign are energetic and excitable. They hate hypocrisy and gossip and can sometimes be a bit arrogant and impatient.

Ruling Planet: Laura Branigan had a ruling planet of Moon and has a ruling planet of Moon and by astrological associations Sunday is ruled by moon. The Moon represents one's nurturing and emotional instinct. People who are born with Moon as the ruling planet are sensitive, nurturing, and usually have fluctuating moods.

Laura Branigan’s birth sign is Cancer and she had a ruling planet of Moon.

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