- Got her first taste of the spotlight in 1963 at the age of 3 on The Andy Williams Show.
- Debuted on the pop and country charts 10 years later with the hit single "Paper Roses."
- Studied martial arts under the tutelage of Chuck Norris.
- Was offered the lead role of Sandy in Grease (1978) but turned down the role on moral grounds: she disagreed with the character's decision to turn to bad behavior in order to woo a boy.
- In 1983, cofounded, with actor John Schneider, the Children's Miracle Network.
- In the early 1990s, debuted on Broadway as Anna in The King & I.
- An avid doll collector, she launched the Marie Osmond Fine Porcelain Collectors Dolls on QVC and at Disney theme parks in 1991.
- Penned the books Behind the Smile: My Journey Out of Post-Partum Depression (2001), Might as Well Laugh About It Now (2010) and Marie Osmond's Heartfelt Giving: Sew and Quilt for Family and Friends (2010).
- Caused a stir after fainting during a live Dancing With the Stars broadcast in 2007.
- Became a Nutrisystem weight-loss spokesperson.
- Alan Osmond — Brother
- Rachael Blosil — Daughter
- Abigail Blosil — Daughter
- Jessica Blosil — Daughter
- Matthew Blosil — Son
- Olive Osmond — Mother
- Jay Osmond — Brother
- Brandon Blosil — Son
- Brianna Blosil — Daughter
- George Osmond — Father
- Thomas Rulon Osmond — Brother
- George Virl Osmond Jr. — Brother
- Wayne Osmond — Brother
- Jimmy Osmond — Brother
- Donny Osmond — Brother
- Michael Blosil — Son
- Steve Craig — Husband
- Brian Blosil — Ex-husband
- Merrill Osmond — Brother
- Stephen Blosil — Son
- Birth Name: Olive Marie Osmond
- Birth Place: Ogden, UT
- Profession: Actor, Singer, Author, TV host
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