George Michael (II) (1963–2016)


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George Michael was born Georgios Kyriacos Panayiotou in Finchley, north London, in the United Kingdom, to Lesley Angold (Harrison), a dancer, and Kyriacos Panayiotou, a restaurateur. His father was a Greek Cypriot, and his mother was of English background. He first discovered fame as a musician when he and school friend, Andrew Ridgeley, formed ... See full bio »

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(1987)
(2019)
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(2016)
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(2018)

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 2012 George Michael: White Light (Music Video)
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 2011 George Michael: True Faith (Music Video)
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 2008 George Michael: December Song (I Dreamed of Christmas) (Music Video)
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 2008 Eli Stone (TV Series)
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- Soul Free (2008) ... George Michael
- I Want Your Sex (2008) ... George Michael
- Heal the Pain (2008) ... George Michael
- Pilot (2008) ... George Michael
 2007 Extras (TV Series)
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- The Extra Special Series Finale (2007) ... George Michael
 2006 George Michael: An Easier Affair (Music Video)
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 2005 George Michael: John and Elvis Are Dead (Music Video)
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 2005 Lisa Marie Presley: Dirty Laundry (Music Video)
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 2004 George Michael: Round Here (Music Video)
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 2004 George Michael: Flawless (Go to the City) (Music Video)
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 2004 George Michael: Amazing (Music Video)
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 2002 George Michael: Shoot the Dog (Music Video)
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 2002 George Michael: Freeek! (Music Video)
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 2000 Whitney Houston & George Michael: If I Told You That (Music Video)
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 1999 George Michael: Roxanne (Music Video)
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 1999 George Michael Feat. Mary J. Blige: As (Music Video)
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 1998 George Michael: Outside (Music Video)
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 1997 Toby Bourke & George Michael: Waltz Away Dreaming (Music Video)
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 1997 George Michael: Older (Music Video)
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 1996 George Michael: Spinning the Wheel (Music Video)
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 1996 George Michael: Fastlove (Music Video)
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 1996 George Michael: Jesus to a Child (Music Video)
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 1993 George Michael: Killer/Papa Was a Rollin' Stone (Music Video)
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 1992 George Michael: Too Funky (Music Video)
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 1992 Queen & George Michael: Somebody to Love (Music Video)
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 1990 George Michael: Freedom! '90 (Music Video short)
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 1988 George Michael: Kissing a Fool (Music Video)
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 1988 George Michael: Monkey (Music Video)
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 1988 George Michael: One More Try (Music Video)
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 1987 George Michael: Father Figure (Music Video)
Cab Driver
 1987 George Michael: Faith (Video)
Vocals
 1987 George Michael: I Want Your Sex (Music Video)
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 1986 Wham!: Where Did Your Heart Go? (Music Video)
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 1986 Wham!: The Edge of Heaven (Music Video)
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 1986 George Michael: A Different Corner (Music Video)
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 1985 Wham!: The Video (Video short)
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 1985 Elton John Feat. George Michael: Wrap Her Up (Music Video short)
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 1985 Wham!: I'm Your Man (Music Video)
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 1985 Video Beat (TV Series)
 1984 Band Aid: Do They Know It's Christmas? (Music Video)
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 1984 Wham!: Everything She Wants (Music Video)
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 1984 Wham!: Last Christmas (Music Video)
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 1984 Wham!: Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go (Music Video)
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 1984 Wham!: Freedom (Music Video)
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 1984 George Michael: Careless Whisper (Music Video)
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 1983 Wham!: Club Tropicana (Music Video)
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 1983 Wham!: Bad Boys (Music Video)
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 1982 Wham!: Young Guns (Go for It!) (Music Video)
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 1982 Wham!: Wham Rap! (Enjoy What You Do?) (Music Video)
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Personal Details

Other Works:

(12/09) Archive footage of video clip "Last Christmas", used for Dutch TV commercial for the Chrismas album: Now it's Christmas. See more »

Publicity Listings:

1 Print Biography | 2 Portrayals | 6 Interviews | 29 Articles | 1 Pictorial | 22 Magazine Cover Photos | See more »

Official Sites:

Apple Music | Facebook | See more »

Alternate Names:

George | Wham! | Wham

Height:

5' 11" (1.8 m)

Parents:

Panayiotou, Lesley Angold | Kyriacos Panayiotou

Relatives:

Yioda Panayiotou (sibling) | See more »
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Did You Know?

Personal Quote:

I think pop music should be about youth culture. It shouldn't be an endurance test. If I can just live further from the spotlight I think that'll be better for all really. See more »

Trivia:

He wrote many of his songs while working at a movie theater as a teenager. See more »

Trademark:

His pin-up good looks See more »

Nickname:

TLTI See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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