Murry Wilson

Musician + Producer
Born Jul 2, 1917

Murry Gage Wilson was an American musician and record producer, best remembered as the father of The Beach Boys members Brian Wilson, Dennis Wilson, and Carl Wilson, uncle of bandmate Mike Love, and the husband of Audree Wilson. Wilson was also the original manager of the band and served as their music publisher.… Read More

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1917 Birth Born on July 2, 1917.


1938 21 Years Old He met his future wife, Audree Neva Korthof, while attending Washington High School; they were married on March 26, 1938. … Read More


1952 35 Years Old His biggest success came later with a dance song, "Two-Step Side-Step", which was featured by Lawrence Welk on his radio program in 1952 and covered on record by RCA Victor Western Swing artist Johnnie Lee Wills, as well as country music singer Bonnie Lou. … Read More


1964 47 Years Old In 1964, his wife Audree left him and they separated. The marriage ended in divorce in 1966. … Read More


1973 56 Years Old 1 More Event
On June 4, 1973, Wilson died at his home in Whittier, California after suffering a heart attack at the age of 55. … Read More
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