Harry Belafonte

About Harry Belafonte

Birth Day: March 1, 1927
Birth Place: New York City, NY

Harry Belafonte

Harry Belafonte was born on March 1, 1927 in New York City, NY. Singer and activist known as the King of Calypso. He popularized the calypso genre and famously sang "The Banana Boat Song."
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Popular As Harry Belafonte
Occupation Pop Singer
Age 93 years old
Zodiac Sign Pisces
Born March 1, 1927 (New York City, NY)
Birthday March 1
Town/City New York City, NY
Nationality NY

🌙 Zodiac

Harry Belafonte’s zodiac sign is Pisces. According to astrologers, Pisces are very friendly, so they often find themselves in a company of very different people. Pisces are selfless, they are always willing to help others, without hoping to get anything back. Pisces is a Water sign and as such this zodiac sign is characterized by empathy and expressed emotional capacity.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Harry Belafonte was born in the Year of the Rabbit. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Rabbit enjoy being surrounded by family and friends. They’re popular, compassionate, sincere, and they like to avoid conflict and are sometimes seen as pushovers. Rabbits enjoy home and entertaining at home. Compatible with Goat or Pig.

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Singer and Activist known as the King of Calypso. He popularized the calypso genre and famously sang "The Banana Boat Song."

Before Fame

He joined the Navy during World War II. After he was discharged, he worked as a janitor in New York City. His boss gave him tickets to the American Negro Theatre, which got him interested in performance.


He appeared in the film White Man's Burden with John Travolta.

Family Life

He married Pamela Frank in 2008 and he was also married to Marguerite Belafonte from 1948 to 1957. He has three daughters named Shari, Gina, and Adrienne as well as a son named David.

Associated With

He was a vocal critic of President George W. Bush.

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