Wilson, Mary

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Mary Wilson
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Name
Wilson, Mary Gender: F
born on 6 March 1944 at 10:11 (= 10:11 AM )
Place Greenville MS, USA, 33n24, 91w04
Timezone CWT h5w (is war time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Rodden
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_piscol.18.gif 15°56' s_mo.18.gif s_leocol.18.gif 09°18 Asc.s_taucol.18.gif 14°23'



Biography

American singer, the Primettes and Supremes with Diana Ross. Mary Wilson was raised in a low-income housing project in Detroit. She met Diana Ross and Florence Ballard, billing themselves as the Primettes. They performed at local gigs for $15 a week. At 17, she signed with Motown records. Barry Gordy created their style and molded their success. In the sixties, Wilson joined the Supremes, with their record sales second only to the Beatles. They had their first big hit "Where Did Love Go?" in 1964, making a quarter of a million a year. Ross left the Supremes in 1969, the group then disbanded in 1977. Wilson was married to Supremes road manager Pedro Ferrer for nine years, then divorced in 1983. She had three children by 1986. In 1994, Wilson fell asleep while driving, car overturned killing her fourteen year old son, Rafael. Wilson wrote her autobiography in 1986.

Link to Wikipedia biography

Events

  • Death of Child 29 January 1994 at 07:30 AM in Barstow, CA (Son killed in car crash)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1964 (First hit "Where Did Love Go?")
  • Social : Left group 1977 (Supremes disbanded)

Source Notes

LMR quotes her 1971, client, B.C. When her biography, "Dreamgirl," came out, it read "born just after midnight." LMR called her secretary, Hazel, in 1991 who said that Mary gave me the correct time.

Categories

  • Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Rags to riches
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo (The Primettes, The Supremes)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc.
  • Vocation : Writers : Autobiographer
  • Lifestyle : Financial : Wealthy
  • Family : Childhood : Disadvantaged (Low income housing project)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (Three)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids -Traumatic event (Son killed in car crash)
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Divorces (One)
  • Diagnoses : Body Part Problems : Accident/Injury (Car, punctured lung and fractured ribs)
  • Notable : Book Collection : Profiles Of Women
  • Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession