Waits, Tom

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Name
Waits, Tom Gender: M
Thomas Alan Waits
born on 7 December 1949 at 07:25 (= 07:25 AM )
Place Pomona, California, 34n03, 117w45
Timezone PST h8w (is standard time)
Data source
BC/BR in hand
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Clifford
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 15°12' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 08°25 Asc.s_sagcol.18.gif 23°16'



Tom Waits

Biography

American musician, a singer, songwriter, pianist and popular local performer on the Los Angeles blues and rock club circuit. His 1973 debut album, "Closing Time," won critical acclaim and made modest sales.

A high school dropout at 16, he worked in pizza houses, sang and played accordion and piano in bars and dives. Tattooed, with a throaty whiskey voice, he lived in motels for years. In the late '70s he did a music tour to London. In June 1978 he got a big part in the movie "Paradise Alley" and did cameo acting parts since then. He was a feature player in "The Outsiders," 1983 and "Rumblefish."

Waits married Irish playwright Kathleen Brennan 12/31/1981, Los Angeles. Their daughter Kellesimone was born in October 1983 and their son Casey in September 1985. His music was being acknowledged with a sellout tour of Europe and the U.S., and he moved the family to San Francisco. His films began to also gain move notice as he was cast in "The Fisher King" and in "Bram Stoker's Dracula." On 2/24/1993, he won his first music Grammy.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Relationships

  • associate relationship with Bénabar (born 16 June 1969)

Events

  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released March 1973 ("Closing Time", debut album released)
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  • Crime : Arrest 27 May 1977 in Los Angeles (Disturbing the peace)
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  • Relationship : Marriage 31 December 1981 (Kathleen Brennan)
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 12 February 1982 (Film debut in "One From The Heart")
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  • Family : Change in family responsibilities October 1983 (Daughter Kellesimone born)
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  • Family : Change in family responsibilities September 1985 (Son Casey born)
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  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 17 June 1986 in Chicago ("Frank's Wild Years", theatrical premiere)
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  • Crime : Law suit 8 May 1990 in Los Angeles (Won first lawsuit against Frito-Lay potato chip company)
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  • Crime : Law suit 19 January 1993 in Los Angeles (Won second lawsuit against Frito-Lay potato chip company)
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Source Notes

B.C. in hand from Frank C. Clifford 6/1996

Categories

  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One daughter and one son)
  • Vocation : Entertainment : Actor/ Actress (Secondary to his music)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist (Pianist)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Song writer
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.
  • Notable : Awards : Grammy

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