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Marvin Gaye

RnB Singer.

Born on April 2, 1939.
Died at the age of 44 on April 1, 1984.
Cause of Death: Shot dead by his father.

Marvin Gaye
He has been dead for over 38 years.
If he was still alive today, he would be 83 years of age.

Who else died in 1984?
Famous people who were murdered.

Which generation did Marvin Gaye belong to?

Marvin Gaye was a part of the Silent Generation demographic cohort.


"But I thought he was a boomer?!"

Marvin Gaye was not a boomer. The boomer generation started in 1945, whereas he was born in 1939.

That is a 6 year difference!

The "boomer" label is often applied to older people by mistake.

Which star sign was Marvin Gaye?

Marvin Gaye had the star sign Aries.

Life Path Number.

His Life Path Number was 1.

How tall was he?

Marvin Gaye was around 6 ft 1 inches tall. In centimetres, his height was 185 cm.

This means that he was noticeably taller than the average American male.

How old would Marvin Gaye be if he was still live?

If he was still alive today, he would be 83 years old.

What day of the week was he born on?

He was born on a Sunday.

What day of the week did he die on?

He died on a Sunday.

How long ago did Marvin Gaye die?

He died in April, 1984, which was over 38 years ago. Three decades have passed since his death.

To put that into perspective.

  • A baby that was born on the day of his death has grown up, finished school, finished college, started a career and has their own children by now.
  • Since Marvin Gaye's death in 1984, roughly nine FIFA World Cups have taken place. Furthermore, around ten US presidential elections have been held.
  • Since his death, the United States has had six new presidents.
  • The United Kingdom has had six new Prime Ministers since he passed away.
  • When Marvin Gaye died, the Soviet Union still existed.
  • Because he died in 1984, it means that he probably never heard of famous names such as Bon Jovi, Whitney Houston, Oprah Winfrey, Johnny Depp and Guns N' Roses.
  • He did not live long enough to see the film Back to the Future.

Other people who died around April 1, 1984.

Celebrities and other notable figures who died around the same time as Marvin Gaye.

Ed Gein

Murderer. Deceased
Died on July 26th, 1984
Died at the age of 77
Star Sign: Virgo

People who are the same height as Marvin Gaye.

Celebrities and other notable figures who are exactly the same height as him.

Lil Peep

Rapper. Deceased
Born on November 1st, 1996
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

Nelson Mandela

Activist / South African President. Deceased
Born on July 18th, 1918
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

Ron Perlman

Actor.
Born on April 13th, 1950
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

DeAndre Hopkins

NFL player.
Born on June 6th, 1992
Height: 1.85m / 6 ft 1 inches

People who are taller than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly taller than him.

Johnny May

Rugby player.
Born on April 1st, 1990
Height: 1.86m / 6 ft 1 inches

Chris Martin

Singer.
Born on March 2nd, 1977
Height: 1.86m / 6 ft 1 inches

Tommy Lee

Drummer.
Born on October 3rd, 1962
Height: 1.89m / 6 ft 2 inches

Matthijs De Ligt

Soccer player.
Born on August 12th, 1999
Height: 1.89m / 6 ft 2 inches

Jack White

Musician.
Born on July 9th, 1975
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

John Goodman

Actor.
Born on June 20th, 1952
Height: 1.88m / 6 ft 2 inches

People who are shorter than him.

Celebrities and other figures who are slightly shorter than him.

Edinson Cavani

Soccer player.
Born on February 14th, 1987
Height: 1.84m / 6 foot

KSI

Youtuber.
Born on June 19th, 1993
Height: 1.83m / 6 foot

David Duchovny

Actor.
Born on August 7th, 1960
Height: 1.84m / 6 foot

Wyclef Jean

Singer.
Born on October 17th, 1969
Height: 1.80m / 5 ft 11 inches

Garth Brooks

Singer.
Born on February 7th, 1962
Height: 1.82m / 6 foot

Jungkook

BTS member.
Born on September 1st, 1997
Height: 1.79m / 5 ft 10 inches

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