Ray Charles

Musician Ray Charles Full Name: Ray Charles


Profession: Musician
Why Famous: Georgia on My Mind, Mess Around

Born: September 23, 1930
Star Sign: Libra
Birthplace: Albany, Georgia, USA

Died: June 10, 2004 (aged 73)
Cause of Death: Liver disease

Married Life

  • 1951-07-31 Musician Ray Charles (20) weds Eileen Williams in Georgia
  • 1955-04-05 Musician Ray Charles (24) weds Della Beatrice Howard

Historical Events in the Life of Ray Charles

  • 1960-11-14 Ray Charles' "Georgia On My Mind" reaches #1
  • 1961-04-12 3rd Grammy Awards: Theme From a Summer Place, Ray Charles wins 4

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