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Overview (4)

Date of Birth 27 July 1949Youngstown, Ohio, USA
Birth NameMaureen Therese McGovern
Nickname The Stradivarius Voice
Height 5' 6" (1.68 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Maureen McGovern was born on July 27, 1949 in Youngstown, Ohio, USA as Maureen Therese McGovern. She is an actress, known for Joseph: King of Dreams (2000), Airplane! (1980) and The Towering Inferno (1974).

Spouse (1)

? (? - 1974) (divorced)

Trivia (6)

Her husband was a drummer.
Had a no. 1 hit with the song "The Morning After" from The Poseidon Adventure (1972) but did not sing it for the film.
In 1972, Russ Regan (head of 20th Century Records) discovered her when he heard a demo she had recorded. He then hired her to sing "The Morning After" for the singles market.
Before her claim to fame with the song "The Morning After", she worked as a secretary and performed part-time as a folk singer.
Her father was a member of a barbershop quartet.
Performing as Marmee in the National Touring Company of the Broadway musical "Little Women," following her performance of the role on Broadway. [November 2005]

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