Robert Goulet

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  • Birth Name: Robert Gerard Goulet
  • Birth Place: Lawrence, MA
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 11/26/1933, Sagittarius
  • Date of Death: 10/30/2007
  • Profession: Singer; actor
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Robert Goulet Fast Facts:
  • At age 5, he started singing at family and church functions.
  • Made professional singing debut with the Edmonton Symphony Orchestra at 16.
  • Worked as a radio disc jockey for a few years before getting a scholarship to the University of Toronto's Royal Conservatory of Music.
  • During the 1950s, hosted a Canadian network variety show, General Electric's Showtime.
  • Debuted on Broadway as Sir Lancelot opposite Richard Burton and Julie Andrews in the original production of Camelot in 1960.
  • Started in the film business as a voice actor with 1962's animated flick Gay Purr-ee.
  • Appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show 17 times.
  • Received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in 1975.
  • In 1982, was named Las Vegas Entertainer of the Year.
  • After a 1993 cancer diagnosis, he became a spokesperson for the American Cancer Society.
  • Has recorded more than 60 albums.
  • Robert Goulet Relationships:
  • Joseph Goulet - Father
  • Vera Novak - Wife
  • Michael Goulet - Son
  • Nicolette Goulet - Daughter
  • Louise Longmore - Ex-wife
  • Christopher Goulet - Son
  • Carol Lawrence - Ex-wife
  • Jeanette Goulet - Mother
  • Robert Goulet Awards:
  • 1962 Grammy: Best New Artist - Winner
  • 1968 Tony: Actor (Musical) - Winner
  • College:
  • University of Toronto, Royal Conservatory of Music, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

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