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Simon Cowell Biography, Age, Wife, Children, Family, Wiki & More

Updated On : September 13, 2020

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Short Biography

Simon Cowell was born on 07-10-1959 in Lambeth in the state of London, United Kingdom. He is an English Television Producer, Television Personality, Entrepreneur, Philanthropist, Executive Producer, Businessperson, Film Producer, Publisher, Memoirist & Record Producer.

Simon Cowell Complete Bio & Career

Simon first attended "Radlett Preparatory School" for initial studies and jumped to "Independent Dover College" where he finished his graduation. After finishing education, the popular actor indulged in the "EMI Music Publishing" company where his father was an executive and Simon worked here in the mailroom for a few years.
He left this job in 1983 and made a "Fanfare Records" company combined with Lain Burton. After that, he sang his first song "So Macho" in 1986. he did many songs, written by Stock Aitken Waterman, and grew his image in a few days. Later on, in 1989, his company was failed and he became bankrupt.
Furthermore, he started work as an A&R consultant with a BMG music company. Here, he made S records for BMG. After that, he rebuilt his business in the music industry and developed the "Novelty Records" company. He recorded his song "Unchained Melody" with Jerome Flynn and Robson Green that got no. 1 place in the United Kingdom song chart.
In 1995, he released his "self-titled" album which became the best selling album of the year. After that, the musician did several songs and albums which was loved by individuals.Additionally, the actor participated in a "Pop Idol" show as a judge with the show creator Simon Fuller in 2002.
He gained huge popularity after completed the first series. He also became the judge of many other reality shows such as "The X Factor", "Britain's Got Talent" and so forth. He also became the part of "The Greatest Dancer" in 2018. He also appeared in "The Simpsons" show as a guest.
Along with this, he also produced many super hit movies such as Scary Movie 3, Robots, One Chance, and One Direction: This Is Us etcetera. Now, he is one of the renowned television vision personalities from the United Kingdom.


Simon Cowell Family, Relatives and Other Relations

Simon Cowell was born to Eric Selig Phillip Cowell and Julie Brett. He married Lauren Silverman and the couple has one child Eric Cowell. He has one brother Nicholas Cowell.

Life's Important Dates Of Simon Cowell

Body Measurements

Chest Size 38
Biceps Size 14
Skin Colour White
Eye Colour Black
Hair Colour Black

Personal Info

Home Town Lambeth, London, the United Kingdom
Nationality British
Religion Christian
Address Lambeth, London, the United Kingdom
School Radlett Preparatory School
College Independent Dover College
Qualification Graduation
Hobbies Acting, Listening, Reading
Marital Status Married
Debut Pop-idol
Best Movies Robots, One Chance
Salary N/A
Net Worth £385 million
Official Website N/A


Favorite Color White, Black
Favorite Brand Calvin Klein, York Polo
Favorite Player Aaron Rodgers
Favorite Sport Football, Badminton
Favorite Politician George W. Bush
Favorite Actress Nicole Kidman
Favorite Actor Dwayne Johnson
Favorite Film Director Jordan Peele
Favorite Movie Comedy Movies
Favorite Singer Jennifer Lopez
Favorite Song Calm Songs
Favorite Place Paris, England
Favorite Dress Suits
Favorite Food Vegetarian
Favorite Accessories Rings

Shocking / Interesting Facts & Secrets About Simon Cowell

  • Simon is a animal lover. Therefore, he follows only Vegetarian diet. He often took part in campaigns to protect the animals from any kind of harm.
  • Since 2002, he was in a relationship with Terry Seymour and broke up their relationship after 6 years due to personal reasons in 2008.
  • The actor wrote his book "I Don't Mean to be Rude but..." that is published in 2003. In this book, he shared his whole journey of life and how he became a successful person.
  • Cowell loves black color, Therefore, he often wears a black color T-shirt in many Television shows.

Simon Cowell Age, Birthday Facts and Birthday Countdown

64 years, 4months, 16 days old age Simon Cowell will turn 65 on 07 October, 2024. Only 7 months, 13 days, 2 hours,51 minutes has left for his next birthday.

Birthdays Celebrated on Each Day of Week

Simon Cowell has celebrated the total number of 65 birthdays till date. See the analysis by days count and bar graph.

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