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Also Known As: Arthur Ira Garfunkel, Arthur Garfunkel Died:
Born: November 5, 1941 Cause of Death:
Birth Place: Forest Hills, New York, USA Profession: musician, poet

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CAST: (feature film)

1.
 54 (1998) Elaine'S Patron
2.
 Boxing Helena (1993) Dr Lawrence Augustine
3.
 Good to Go (1986) S D Blass
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 Bad Timing (1980) Dr Alex Linden
5.
 Carnal Knowledge (1971) Sandy
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 Catch-22 (1970) Captain Nately
7.
 45th Annual Grammy Awards, The (2003) Performer ("The Sound Of Silence")
8.
 100 Greatest Albums of Rock & Roll (2001) Interviewee
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1956:
Teamed with high school classmate Paul Simon to form folksinger duo Tom and Jerry
1963:
Started performing as Simon & Garfunkel
1964:
Duo released debut album <i>Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.</i> on Columbia Records
1965:
First No. 1 single, "The Sounds of Silence"
1996:
Cover of traditional British carol "Scarborough Fair" reached Top 20
1968:
Recorded the classic theme song "Mrs. Robinson" for soundtrack to "The Graduate," starring Dustin Hoffman and Anne Bancroft
1970:
Released Simon & Garfunkel's landmark fifth album <i>Bridge Over Troubled Water</i>
1970:
Made feature film debut in Mike Nichols directed "Catch-22" as Capt. Nately
1971:
Once again directed by Nichols in "Carnal Knowledge"; earned Golden Globe nomination for Best Supporting Actor
1973:
Solo debut, <i>Angel Clare</i>
1975:
Reunited with Paul Simon for the hit "My Little Town"
1982:
Performed <i>The Concert in Central Park</i> with Simon, which was released as a live album
1989:
Published collection of his prose poetry <i>Still Water</i>
1990:
Simon & Garfunkel inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
1991:
Performed theme song for CBS comedy series "Brooklyn Bridge"
1993:
Acted in Jennifer Lynch's controversial crime drama "Boxing Helena"
1996:
Completed walk across the United States, which he started in 1984
2002:
Made songwriting debut in ninth solo album <i>Everything Waits to Be Noticed</i>
2003:
Reunited once again with Paul Simon for successful world tour
2009:
Played supporting role in romantic comedy "The Rebound"
2011:
Executive produced musical documentary "The Harmony Game" about the making of <i>Bridge Over Troubled Water</i>
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Education

Columbia College, Columbia University: New York , New York -
Columbia University: New York , New York -
Forest Hills High School: Forest Hills , New York - 1958

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wife:
Kim Cermak.

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son:
James Garfunkel. Born c. 1990.

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"Still Water"
"Simon and Garfunkel: The Biography" Fromm International

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