On This Day

Liza Minnelli

Singer & Actress Liza Minnelli
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Profession: Singer & Actress

United States of America

Why Famous: Rose to international stardom for her appearance as Sally Bowles in the 1972 film version of the Broadway musical "Cabaret", for which she won the Academy Award for Best Actress in a Leading Role. She has won a total of four Tony Awards, an Oscar, an Emmy Award, and two Golden Globes.

Born: March 12, 1946
Birthplace: Hollywood, California, USA
Age: 74 years old

Generation: Baby Boomer
Chinese Zodiac: Dog
Star Sign: Pisces

Married Life

  • 1979-12-04 Liza Minnelli's 3rd marriage (Mark Gero)
  • 2002-03-16 Oscar-winning entertainer Liza Minnelli (56) weds producer David Gest (48) at the Marble Collegiate Church in New York City

Historical Events

  • 1972-02-13 "Cabaret", directed by Bob Fosse, based on the musical of the same name and starring Liza Minnelli and Michael York, is released
  • 1985-03-01 Liza Minnelli enters Betty Ford Drug Center