George Harrison (I) (1943–2001)


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A master musician, a film producer and actor, best known as the lead guitarist and occasionally lead vocalist of The Beatles, George Harrison was born February 25, 1943, in Liverpool, Merseyside, England. He was also the youngest of four children, born to Harold Harrison and Louise Harrison. Like his future band mates, Harrison was not born into ... See full bio »

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Won 1 Oscar. Another 16 wins & 36 nominations. See more awards »

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(1964)
Help! George
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(1968)
Let It Be Producer
(1970)

Filmography

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 1999 M.U.G.E.N (Video Game)
 1995 The Beatles: Real Love (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1993 The Simpsons (TV Series)
George Harrison
- Homer's Barbershop Quartet (1993) ... George Harrison (voice)
 1990 Traveling Wilburys: Inside Out (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1990 Traveling Wilburys: She's My Baby (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1990 Traveling Wilburys: Nobody's Child (Music Video short)
George Harrison (voice)
 1989 Traveling Wilburys: Tweeter and the Monkey Man (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1989 Tom Petty: I Won't Back Down (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1989 Traveling Wilburys: End of the Line (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1988 Traveling Wilburys: Handle with Care (Music Video short)
Nelson Wilbury (uncredited)
 1988 Traveling Wilburys: Last Night (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1988 Checking Out
Cleaner (uncredited)
 1988 George Harrison: When We Was Fab (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1987 George Harrison: Got My Mind Set on You, Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1987 George Harrison: This Is Love (Music Video short)
 1986 Shanghai Surprise
Nightclub Singer
 1984 A Private Function
Extra (voice, uncredited)
 1981 George Harrison: All Those Years Ago (Music Video short) (singing voice)
 1979 George Harrison: Blow Away (Music Video short)
 1979 George Harrison: Faster (Music Video short)
 1979 Life of Brian
Mr. Papadopolous (uncredited)
 1978 Ringo (TV Movie)
George Harrison
 1978 The Rutles: All You Need Is Cash (TV Movie)
The Interviewer
 1976 George Harrison: This Song (Music Video short)
Accused in court
 1976 George Harrison: True Love (Music Video short)
Man in Boat
 1971 John Lennon: How Do You Sleep? (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1970 The Beatles: The Long and Winding Road (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1970 The Beatles: Let It Be (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1969 The Beatles: Something (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1969 The Beatles: The Ballad of John and Yoko (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1969 The Beatles: Get Back (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1969 The Beatles: Don't Let Me Down (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1968 The Beatles: Yellow Submarine (Music Video short)
George Harrison (voice)
 1968 The Beatles: Revolution (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1968 The Beatles: Hey Jude (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1968 The Beatles: Eleanor Rigby (Music Video short)
George Harrison (voice)
 1968 Yellow Submarine
George (uncredited)
 1968 The Beatles: Lady Madonna - Version 1 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1968 The Beatles: Lady Madonna - Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: A Day in the Life (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: Strawberry Fields Forever (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 Magical Mystery Tour (TV Movie)
George / Magician Looking Through Telescope (uncredited)
 1967 The Beatles: Blue Jay Way (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: I Am the Walrus (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: Hello, Goodbye - Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: Hello, Goodbye - Version 3 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: Hello, Goodbye (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: All You Need Is Love (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1967 The Beatles: Penny Lane (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1966 The Beatles: Rain (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1966 The Beatles: Paperback Writer - Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1966 The Beatles: Rain - The Ed Sullivan Show Version (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1966 The Beatles: Paperback Writer (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1966 The Beatles: Rain - B&W Version (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: Day Tripper - Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: Day Tripper - Version 3 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: We Can Work it Out (Music Video short)
George Harrison (uncredited)
 1965 The Beatles: We Can Work It Out - Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: We Can Work It Out - Version 3 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: Day Tripper - Version 1 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: Help! - Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: I Feel Fine - Version 1 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: I Feel Fine - Version 2 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: Ticket to Ride (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: A Hard Day's Night (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 The Beatles: Yesterday (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1965 Help!
George (uncredited)
 1965 The Beatles: Help! - Version 1 (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1964 The Beatles: She Loves You - A Hard Day's Night Version (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1964 A Hard Day's Night
George
 1964 The Beatles: Can't Buy Me Love (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1964 The Beatles: Please Please Me (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1964 The Beatles: Twist and Shout - The Ed Sullivan Show (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1964 The Beatles: I Want to Hold Your Hand - The Ed Sullivan Show (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1963 The Beatles: I Want to Hold Your Hand (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1963 The Beatles: She Loves You - Live at Manchester (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1963 The Beatles: From Me to You (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1963 The Beatles: She Loves You (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1963 The Beatles: Love Me Do (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1963 The Beatles: Twist and Shout (Music Video short)
George Harrison
 1962 The Cavern Club (Music Video short)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

Album: "Please Please Me" (w/The Beatles) See more »

Publicity Listings:

7 Print Biographies | 16 Portrayals | 5 Interviews | 55 Articles | 5 Pictorials | 23 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

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Alternate Names:

The Beatles | George | Nelson Wilbury

Height:

5' 10" (1.78 m)

Spouse:

Olivia Harrison  (his death)  (1 child) | See more »

Children:

Dhani Harrison


Relatives:

Peter Harrison (sibling) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

[on his teenage years in Liverpool] You couldn't get a cup of sugar, let alone a rock-and-roll record. See more »

Trivia:

Though the guitar chord - 7th + sharpened 9th - became known as "The Hendrix Chord" through its heavy use on "Foxy Lady" and "Purple Haze," the 7#9 was actually used several months earlier by Harrison on "Taxman" from The Beatles' 1966 album "Revolver". See more »

Trademark:

Songs about love See more »

Nickname:

The Quiet One See more »

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