Marie Osmond

Actress and Singer
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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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


1973 13 Years Old In 1973, Osmond cut her first single as a solo artist, "Paper Roses". … Read More
1974 14 Years Old 1 More Event
Osmond released another single, "In My Little Corner of the World", and a same-name album in 1974, with both entering the Billboard Top 40 in 1974. … Read More
1976 16 Years Old In 1976, Osmond and brother Donny began to host their variety show Donny & Marie, which ran on ABC until 1979.
1978 18 Years Old 1 More Event
Osmond's first "made for TV" movie was The Gift of Love which originally aired on ABC December 5, 1978. … Read More


1980 20 Years Old The following year, Marie starred in a sitcom pilot titled "Marie." which did not make the new season schedule and in 1980 she had her own variety show on NBC, also titled Marie, which only ran for half a season. … Read More
1982 22 Years Old Osmond first married Craig, a Brigham Young University basketball player, in 1982. Their only child, Stephen James Craig, was born on April 20, 1983, and they divorced in 1985.
1986 26 Years Old On October 28, 1986, Osmond married Brian Blosil. … Read More


1991 31 Years Old In 1991, Osmond debuted her doll line on QVC. … Read More
1995 35 Years Old She returned to television first in the short-lived 1995 ABC sitcom Maybe This Time and then with brother Donny in 1998 to co-host Donny And Marie, a talk/entertainment show that lasted two seasons.


2001 - 2004 2 More Events
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.


2010 50 Years Old 1 More Event
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 1 More Event
Osmond has been married three times, to two different men. She remarried her first husband, Stephen Lyle Craig, in 2011, after divorcing her second husband.
2012 52 Years Old …  On October 1, 2012, she debuted her new variety show Marie to 320,000 viewers on Hallmark Channel.
Osmond is promoting the Nutrisystem brand of weight loss meals as part of the Slimsational Stars in 2013.
2014 54 Years Old With this successful tour, many cities have inquired to be included on the 2014 schedule with Washington DC Toronto and Mashantucket being selected. … Read More
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