Olivia Newton-John

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Olivia Newton-John, AC, OBE

Current Location:: Santa Barbara, Santa Barbara County, California, United States
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Birthplace: Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Brinley Bryn Newton-John and Irene Born
Wife of Private
Ex-wife of Private
Mother of Chloe Rose Lattanzi
Sister of Rona Newton-John and Private

Occupation: English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, dancer, and activist.
Managed by: Malka Mysels
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About Olivia Newton-John

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Olivia_Newton-John

Olivia Newton-John, AC, OBE (born 26 September 1948) is an English-Australian singer, songwriter, actress, entrepreneur, dancer, and activist. She is a four-time Grammy award winner who has amassed five number-one and ten other top ten Billboard Hot 100 singles, and two number-one Billboard 200 solo albums. Eleven of her singles (including two platinum) and 14 of her albums (including two platinum and four double platinum) have been certified gold by the RIAA. She has sold an estimated 100 million records worldwide, making her one of the world's best-selling artists of all time. She starred in the musical film Grease, and its soundtrack is one of the most successful in history, with the single "You're the One That I Want", with John Travolta, one of the best selling singles of all time.


Contrary to popular belief, Olivia Newton-John was born in Cambridge, England, not in Australia, to a Welsh father, Brinley ("Bryn") Newton-John, and a Jewish German mother, Irene Born the eldest child of the Nobel prize-winning atomic physicist Max Born

Her music has been successful in multiple formats including pop, country and adult contemporary. She co-starred with John Travolta in the film adaptation of the Broadway musical, Grease, which became one of the most successful films and movie soundtracks in Hollywood history.

Newton-John has been a long-time activist for environmental and animal rights issues. Since surviving breast cancer in 1992, she has been an advocate for health awareness becoming involved with various charities, health products and fundraising efforts. Her business interests have included launching several product lines for Koala Blue and co-owning the Gaia Retreat & Spa in Australia.

Newton-John has married twice and currently lives with her second husband, John Easterling, in Jupiter Inlet Colony, Florida. She is the mother of one daughter, Chloe Lattanzi, with her first husband, actor Matt Lattanzi.

Olivia Newton-John was born in Cambridge, England, to a Welsh father, Brinley ("Bryn") Newton-John, and a Jewish German mother, Irene Born (the eldest child of the Nobel prize-winning atomic physicist Max Born). Newton-John is the youngest of three children, following brother Hugh, a doctor, and sister Rona, an actress once married to Grease co-star Jeff Conaway.

Newton-John's father was an MI5 officer on the Enigma project at Bletchley Park and was the officer who took Rudolph Hess into custody during World War II.

Newton-John's family emigrated to Melbourne, Australia in 1954 where her father worked as a Professor of German and Master of Ormond College at the University of Melbourne.

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Olivia Newton-John's Timeline

1948
September 26, 1948
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, United Kingdom
1986
January 17, 1986
Age 37
Los Angeles, CA, United States