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|Born:||November 5, 1941||Cause of Death:|
|Birth Place:||Forest Hills, New York, USA||Profession:||Music ...|
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Teamed with high school classmate Paul Simon to form folksinger duo Tom and Jerry
Started performing as Simon & Garfunkel
Duo released debut album <i>Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.</i> on Columbia Records
First No. 1 single, "The Sounds of Silence"
Cover of traditional British carol "Scarborough Fair" reached Top 20
Recorded the classic theme song "Mrs. Robinson" for soundtrack to "The Graduate," starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft
Released Simon & Garfunkel's landmark fifth album <i>Bridge Over Troubled Water</i>
Made feature film debut in Mike Nichols directed "Catch-22" as Capt. Nately
Once again directed by Nichols in "Carnal Knowledge"; earned Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor
Solo debut, <i>Angel Clare</i>
Reunited with Paul Simon for the hit "My Little Town"
Performed <i>The Concert in Central Park</i> with Simon, which was released as a live album
Published collection of his prose poetry <i>Still Water</i>
Simon & Garfunkel inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
Performed theme song for CBS comedy series "Brooklyn Bridge"
Acted in Jennifer Lynch's controversial crime drama "Boxing Helena"
Completed walk across the United States, which he started in 1984
Made songwriting debut in ninth solo album <i>Everything Waits to Be Noticed</i>
Reunited once again with Paul Simon for successful world tour
Played supporting role in romantic comedy "The Rebound"
Executive produced musical documentary "The Harmony Game" about the making of <i>Bridge Over Troubled Water</i>
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