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Known for hits like “Rubber Ball,” “He’s a Rebel,” and “Hello Mary Lou.” He had 16 Top 40 hits and continued charting after the British Invasion.
He married wife Lynee. The couple had three sons together.
How did Gene Pitney die?
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||66 years|
|Birthday||February 17, 1940|
|Death date||April 5, 2006|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I always feel that it’s great when you can be happy when you’re by yourself. That’s not a bad thing.Gene Pitney
People tell me all the time that I must be so sad. I never was. It’s just the way I sing.Gene Pitney
I’m a performer. I’ve tried everything there is.Gene Pitney
Let’s say I’m not feeling well, and somebody would say to me, ‘Just do an easy show, just go out and do a light…’ – I can’t! I cannot do that kind of a show. I have to still put 150 percent into it, and it’s funny: it’s so healing to do that.Gene Pitney
I was just different. When the other kids gravitated to football or basketball, I went fishing and skating. I was into trapping animals, pheasants and squirrels. Not only was I trapper, I was a taxidermist.Gene Pitney