Peter Allen bio

Birth Name: Peter Richard Allen Woolnough

Occupation: Songwriter

Place Of Birth: Australia

Date Of Birth: February10, 1944

Date Of Death: June 18, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: Australian

Peter Allen was born on the 10th of February, 1944. He was known for being a Songwriter. Australian songwriter and entertainer. His song Arthur’s Theme won an Academy Award in 1981.

Peter Allen was born in Australia. He was discovered by Mark Herron, the husband of Judy Garland, while performing in Hong Kong. He was invited to return with Herron to England and the United States. He and his brother formed a popular cabaret and TV act in the early 1960s, calling themselves the Allen Brothers.

Peter Allen was a Aquarius and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Peter Allen 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.

Peter Richard Allen Woolnough 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.


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

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Personal Life

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

Peter Allen was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Peter Richard Allen Woolnough
AGE GENERATION:Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY:Thursday
DEATH DAY:Thursday



Zodiac Sign: Peter Allen was a Aquarius. People of this zodiac sign like to have fun with friends, help others, fight for causes, are a good listener and dislike broken promises, being bored, and people who disagree with them. The strengths of this sign are being independent, original, while the weaknesses can be running from emotional expression, temperamental and uncompromising. The greatest overall compatibility with Aquarius is Leo and Sagittarius.

Chinese Zodiac: Peter Allen was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Peter Allen had a ruling planet of Uranus and has a ruling planet of Uranus. Back the early 2,000 B.C. the outer planets, Neptune and Pluto, were not yet discovered, since the telescope had not yet been invented. Astrologers and astronomers could only work with planets visible to the eye.

Peter Allen’s birth sign is Aquarius and he had a ruling planet of Uranus.

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