Nico

Nico

German musician, model and actress, one of Warhol's superstars (1938-1988)
Model, actress, chanteuse, and former Velvet Underground frontwoman known for her sultry voice and ice-goddess presence.
BornOctober 16, 1938
HometownCologne, Germany
Height5'10" (1.78m)
PartnerPhilippe Garrel
ChildrenChristian Aaron Boulogne
ParentsMargarete Päffgen
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You Are Beautiful and You Are Alone by Jennifer Otter Bickerdike review – the biography of Nico

  • You Are Beautiful and You Are Alone by Jennifer Otter Bickerdike review – the biography of NicoA not always flattering portrait of the enigmatic Velvet Underground singer’s troubled life and legacy Otherworldly, melancholy glamour … Nico with the Velvet Underground. Photograph: Alamy Stock Photo

Videos

Nico the crying parrot is back! This time she’s been a 'good bird'

Nico the famous crying parrot is back to her old tricks of sobbing for attention. The clip, filmed in Belleville Michigan on July 15, shows the moment her owner Mark asks why she’s crying, she answers "I’m a good bird". Mark asks Nico what’s wrong, “I’m a good boy!” Nico says through her sobs. “You are a good boy! But really you’re a girl!” Mark tells Nico. Mark runs the Animal Magic, Inc. one of the largest exotic rescue centres in America.
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MOVIES & TV SHOWS

Les hautes solitudes
Les hautes solitudes
1h 20min
1974
The Inner Scar
The Inner Scar
1h
1972
I a Man
I a Man
1h 39min
1967