Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte

American musician and actor
One-time King of Calypso and major civil-rights activist whose career took countless twists and turns over seven decades.
BornMarch 1, 1927
HometownNew York City, New York, United States of America
Net worth$30 million
Height6'1" (1.85m)
SpousePamela Frank (m 2008 - present) , Julie Robinson (m 1957 - 2004) , Marguerite Byrd (m 1948 - 1957)
PartnerEllen Holly
ChildrenShari Belafonte
ParentsHarold George Bellanfanti, Sr. , Melvine Bellanfanti
Profile

Photos

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Videos

Trending: Mel B's ex nanny denies affair with Stephen Belafonte, Taylor Swift slander case thrown out of court, and Aaron Carter breaks down in tears on stage

In case you missed it, here’s what’s trending right now: Mel B’s ex nanny Lorraine Gilles has strongly denied any kind of affair with her former husband Stephen Belafonte, a district Judge has dismissed a slander case between Taylor Swift and disgraced radio host David Mueller, and Aaron Carter broke down in tears on stage at a gay bar recently.
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Albums

Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall
Belafonte Returns to Carnegie Hall
1960
Swing Dat Hammer
Swing Dat Hammer
1960
My Lord What a Mornin'
My Lord What a Mornin'
1960
Legends: Day O
Legends: Day O
2012
Calypso-Mento-Folk 1954-1957
Calypso-Mento-Folk 1954-1957
2009
Day-O
Day-O
2003
3 Originals
3 Originals
2001
Simply the Best
Simply the Best
1993
Island in the Sun
Island in the Sun
1991
Island in the Sun [Pair]
Island in the Sun [Pair]
1990
Paradise in Gazankulu
Paradise in Gazankulu
1988
All-Time Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
All-Time Greatest Hits, Vol. 2
1988
Legendary Performer
Legendary Performer
1978
Belafonte Concert in Japan
Belafonte Concert in Japan
1974
Warm Touch
Warm Touch
1971
Evening with Belafonte/Mouskouri
Evening with Belafonte/Mouskouri
1966
Evening with Belafonte/Makeba
Evening with Belafonte/Makeba
1965
To Wish You a Merry Christmas
To Wish You a Merry Christmas
1962

AWARDS

YearAssociationsCategoryWorkResult
2019Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureBlacKkKlansmanNominated
2007Screen Actors Guild AwardsOutstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion PictureBobby (2006 film)Nominated