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|Born:||June 25, 1945||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||New York City, New York, USA||Profession:||Music ...|
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Developed a stutter as a child
With sister Lucy, formed folk group in the 1960s; recorded album as "The Simon Sisters" in 1964
Received first screen credit, co-wrote a song featured on soundtrack of Milos Forman's "Taking Off"; also appeared as a folksinger
Released first solo album "Carly Simon"
First song to place in the Top Ten, "That's the Way I've Always Heard It Should Be"
Made first TV appearance on "Good Vibrations From Central Park" (ABC)
First Number 1 single, "You're So Vain"
Released first "Greatest Hits" compilation
Sang "Nobody Does It Like Me", the theme to the James Bond film "The Spy Who Loved Me"
With sister Lucy, wrote songs for the stage play "Reunion"
Appeared in the concert film "No Nukes"
Last concert tour in major arenas
Wrote lyrics and sang song "Something More", featured in "Love Child"
Appeared as herself in the film "Perfect"
First collaboration with Mike Nichols, "Heartburn"; wrote the musical score
Headlined first TV special for HBO, "Carly in Concert: Coming Around Again"
Wrote the theme song ("Let the River Run") for Nichols' "Working Girl"; won Oscar for Best Song
Returned to live performing; released "Greatest Hits Live"
Wrote "Romulus Hunt", an opera for children
Composed the score for Nichols' "Postcards from the Edge"
Starred in second HBO special "Carly in Concert: My Romance"
First collaboration with Nora Ephron, wrote the score and songs for "This Is My Life"
Performed song "In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning" on the soundtrack for Ephron's "Sleepless in Seattle"
Wrote and performed the theme song, "The Promise and the Prize" for the ABC sitcom "Phenom"
First major concert tour since 1981; played live concert (that was taped for broadcast on Lifetime) at Grand Central Station in NYC
Reunited with ex-husband James Taylor for benefit concert on Martha's Vineyard
In April, disclosed she had been undergoing treatment for breast cancer since October 1997
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