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Overview (3)

Born in New York City, New York, USA
Died in Woodland Hills, California, USA  (hypertensive and atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease)
Birth NameCuba M. Gooding

Mini Bio (1)

Cuba Gooding was born on April 27, 1944 in New York City, New York, USA as Cuba M. Gooding. He was an actor and producer, known for Thank God It's Friday (1978), The Regiment and Children of the Struggle (1999). He was married to Shirley Sullivan and Gail Barbara Harris. He died on April 20, 2017 in Woodland Hills, California, USA.

Spouse (3)

Shirley Sullivan (16 April 1995 - 20 April 2017) (his death)
Gail Barbara Harris (16 February 1985 - 11 March 1987) (divorced)
Shirley Sullivan (1966 - 15 February 1985) (divorced) (3 children)

Trivia (5)

Lead singer in The Main Ingredient soul group, which had success in the 1970s with "Everybody Plays the Fool" (1972) and "Just Don't Want to Be Lonely" (1974).
In 1995, he remarried his first wife, Shirley, after divorcing her almost 17 years earlier.
Grandfather of Spencer Gooding, Mason Gooding and Piper Gooding.
Has an older son Tommy who is a musician.

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