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Frankie Lymon

Frankie LymonAKA Franklin Lymon

Born: 30-Sep-1942
Birthplace: Harlem, NY
Died: 28-Feb-1968
Location of death: New York City
Cause of death: Accident - Overdose
Remains: Buried, St. Raymond's Cemetery, Bronx, NY

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Singer/Songwriter

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers

Polygamist, who had three wives at the time of his death by heroin overdose.

Wife: Zola Taylor (singer, m. 1959, until his death)
Wife: Elizabeth Waters (m. 1964, until his death)
Wife: Emira Eagle (m. 1967, until his death)

    Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers (1955-57)
    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 1993 ("and the Teenagers")
    Dishonorable Discharge
    Risk Factors: Heroin

    FILMOGRAPHY AS ACTOR
    Mister Rock and Roll (16-Oct-1957) · Himself


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