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Marie Osmond

Actress and Singer
Female
Born Oct 13, 1959

Olive Marie Osmond is an American singer, actress, doll designer, and a member of the show business family The Osmonds. Although she was never part of her family's singing group, she gained success as a solo country music artist in the 1970s and 1980s. Her best known song is a cover of the country pop ballad "Paper Roses. " In 1976, she and her singer brother Donny Osmond began hosting the TV variety show Donny & Marie.… Read More

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Timeline

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CHILDHOOD

1959 Birth Born on October 13, 1959.
1970 10 Years Old Aside from her two oldest brothers (who are deaf), Marie was the only family member not involved in the music business. After the initial success of The Osmonds in 1970, Marie's brother Donny gained success as a solo artist on the Pop Music charts and became a teen idol. … Read More

TEENAGE

1973 13 Years Old In 1973, Marie released her first single as a solo artist titled "Paper Roses". … Read More
1974 14 Years Old She released another single, "In My Little Corner of the World", and an album with the same title in 1974, both entering the Billboard Top 40 in 1974.
1975 15 Years Old The title song on her next album, "Who's Sorry Now", released in 1975, went to No. 40.
1977 17 Years Old In 1977, Marie released her fourth studio album titled This Is The Way That I Feel and was much different from her earlier country music where she covered several country artist hits. … Read More

TWENTIES

1982 22 Years Old Osmond first married Stephen Lyle Craig, a Brigham Young University basketball player, on June 26, 1982. Their only child, Stephen James Craig, was born on April 20, 1983. The two later divorced in October 1985.
1985 25 Years Old Marie made a comeback in country music as a solo artist by signing a joint deal with Capitol Records and Curb Records in Nashville. In 1985, Marie recorded her first studio album in nearly seven years titled There's No Stopping Your Heart. … Read More
1986 26 Years Old On October 28, 1986, Osmond married Brian Blosil at the Jordan River Temple in Utah. … Read More
1988 28 Years Old In 1988, she released the album All in Love and Steppin' Stone in 1989. … Read More

THIRTIES

1991 31 Years Old In 1991, Osmond debuted her doll line on QVC. … Read More
1995 35 Years Old 1 More Event
She released only one song that charted in 1995 titled "What Kind of Man (Walks On a Woman)". … Read More
1998 38 Years Old Marie and her brother hosted a syndicated 60 minute talk show from September 1998 to May 2000. Since 2008, the 750-seat showroom at the Flamingo Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada has been home to Donny & Marie, a 90-minute variety show. The old style showroom was updated in 2014 and renamed the Donny and Marie Theater. … Read More

FORTIES

2006 46 Years Old …  In August 2006, it was suggested by several U.S. tabloids that she had attempted suicide. … Read More
2007 47 Years Old 1 More Event
On August 29, 2007, it was announced that Osmond would appear as a celebrity contestant on the fifth season of the ABC show, paired with Jonathan Roberts, 2004 US Rising Star Latin Champion.
In 2009, Osmond debuted her dolls on The Shopping Channel in Canada.

FIFTIES

In interviews Osmond has expressed support for her daughter and for same sex marriage rights, and in 2010 was named Grand Marshal of the Ogden Gay Pride Parade. … Read More
2011 51 Years Old On May 4, 2011, Osmond remarried her first husband, Steven Craig, in a small ceremony in the Las Vegas Nevada Temple wearing her dress from the 1982 wedding.
2012 52 Years Old On October 1, 2012, she debuted her new variety show Marie to 320,000 viewers on Hallmark Channel. … Read More
2014 54 Years Old 1 More Event
With this successful tour, many cities inquired to be included on the 2014 schedule with Washington, D.C., Toronto and Mashantucket selected. … Read More
As of 2016, there is no longer any reference to her on the company's website. … Read More
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