Marvin Gaye (1939–1984)

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Marvin Gaye was born on April 2, 1939 in Washington, District of Columbia, USA as Marvin Pentz Gay Jr. He is known for his work on R.I.P.D. (2013), High Fidelity (2000) and Transformers (2007). He was married to Jan Gaye and Anna Gordy Gaye. He died on April 1, 1984 in Los Angeles, California, USA. See full bio »

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Known For

R.I.P.D. Soundtrack
High Fidelity Soundtrack
Transformers Soundtrack
The Negotiator Soundtrack


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 2014/II Breaking Down (Short) (background music)
 2014 A Most Violent Year (performer: song: Inner City Blues) / (writer: song: Inner City Blues)
 2013 Aint No Blurred Lines (Short) (original music by)
 2005 Tweet: Turn Da Lights Off (Video short)
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Other Works:

CD: "Trouble Man Soundtrack" (Uni) See more »

Publicity Listings:

3 Biographical Movies | 3 Print Biographies | 2 Portrayals | 1 Interview | 7 Articles | 3 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

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Alternate Names:

Marvin Gaye III | Marvin P. Gaye


6' (1.83 m)

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Negotiation means getting the best of your opponent. See more »


His father, Marvin Pentz Gay, Sr., died in a nursing home at age 84 on October 10, 1998. Marvin Sr. had pleaded no contest and received five years probation for the murder of Marvin Jr. See more »


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