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

Other Works:

TV commercial: Sky Radio (song used: "Last Christmas") See more »

Publicity Listings:

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

Official Sites:

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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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Personal Quote:

I have been doing this on and off since I was a teenager and never once seen violence. If I want to see violence or what I call shameful behaviour, the idea that women in clubs these days have to hold their hand over their drink for fear of being drugged ... Please don't tell me as a member of the straight community that I am taking risks. I know what I do and I am sorry, but we should not be ... See more »

Trivia:

His 1990 solo hit "Freedom 90" from the CD "Listen Without Prejudice, Vol. 1" was so titled to avoid confusion with his previous Wham! hit "Freedom". See more »

Trademark:

His powerful, smooth and soulful voice See more »

Nickname:

Knobby See more »

Star Sign:

Cancer

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