American singer, actress and television personality
One of the iconic divas of the 20th century singer who parlayed her '60s stardom into success on screen and TV.
BornMay 20, 1946
HometownEl Centro, California, United States of America
Net worth$360 million
Height5'9" (1.74m)
SpouseGregg Allman, Sonny Bono
ChildrenElijah Blue Allman, Chaz Bono
ParentsJohn Sarkisian, Georgia Holt


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2000Emmy (Primetime)Outstanding Individual Performance in a Variety or Music ProgramCher: Live in Concert at the MGM Grand in Las VegasNominated
1997Golden GlobeBest Performance by an Actress in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture MadeIf These Walls Could TalkNominated
1989British Academy of Film & Television ArtsActress in a Leading RoleMoonstruckNominated
1988Golden GlobeBest Performance By an Actress in a Motion Picture - Musical or ComedyMoonstruckWinner
1988Academy AwardActress in a Leading RoleMoonstruckWinner