British-Australian singer-songwriter, actress, and activist, Olivia Newton-John has passed away.
Born on September 26, 1948, in Cambridge, United Kingdom, Olivia was a four-time Grammy Award winner.
Her music career included five number one hits and another ten Top Ten hits on the Billboard Hot 100, and two Billboard 200 number one albums, If You Love Me, Let Me Know (1974) and Have You Never Been Mellow (1975).
Olivia was an activist for environmental and animal rights causes and advocated for breast cancer research.
It was announced in 2019 that Olivia was among hundreds of artists whose material was destroyed in the 2008 Universal fire.
On November 2, 2019, Julien’s Auctions auctioned hundreds of memorabilia items from the singer’s career.
Olivia released a new single, “Window in the Wall” in January 2021, a duet about unity, which she recorded with her daughter Chloe Lattanzi.
The week of its release, the music video for the song peaked at No. 1 on the iTunes pop music video chart.
The singer and actress passed away at her home in California, on August 8, 2022, at the age of 73.
Olivia Newton-John Husband
On June 21, 2008, Olivia Newton-John married her husband John Easterling in an Incan spiritual ceremony in Peru, followed by a legal ceremony nine days later on Jupiter Island, Florida.
The couple was still together as husband and wife until the death of the singer.
Olivia Newton-John Children
Chloe Rose Lattanzi is the only daughter and child of the late Olivia Newton-John.
She is an American singer and actress. She is currently 36 years as of 2022.
Olivia Newton-John was born on January 17, 1986, in Los Angeles, California, United States, to actress and singer Olivia Newton-John and actor Matt Lattanzi.
Olivia Newton-John Parents
Olivia Newton-John was born on September 26, 1948, in Cambridge, United Kingdom, to Brinley Newton-John and Irene Born.
Olivia’s father Brinley Newton-John was an MI5 officer on the Enigma project at Bletchley Park who took Rudolf Hess into custody during World War II.
After the war, he became the headmaster of the Cambridgeshire High School for Boys and was in this position when Olivia was born.
In 1954, when she was six, Olivia’s family emigrated to Melbourne, Australia, where her father worked as a professor of German and as the master of Ormond College at the University of Melbourne.
Brinley Newton-John was born on March 5, 1914, in Wales, United Kingdom, and died in 1992, in Manly.
Olivia Newton-John’s mother Irene Born was born in 1914, in Berlin, Germany, and died in 2003.
Olivia Newton-John Grandparents
Max Born, Hedwig Martha Ehrenberg, Oliver John, and Daisy Newton, are Olivia Newton-John’s grandparents.
Olivia Newton-John Great-grandparents
Gustav Jacob Born, Victor Ehrenberg, and Gretchen Kauffmann are Olivia Newton-John’s Great-grandparents.
Olivia Newton-John Siblings
Rona Newton-John and Hugh Newton-John are the two siblings of the late Olivia Newton-John.
Olivia’s sister Rona Newton-John was an Australian actress. She was a model in her early years and had many small acting roles; notably on The Benny Hill Show, the British television series UFO, and the film “The Same Skin” (UK) (also known as Brotherly Love).
She was born in Cambridge, England, and died on May 24, 2013, in Los Angeles, California, United States.
Olivia’s brother Hugh Newton-John passed away earlier three years ago of health deterioration, according to a brokenhearted Olivia Newton-John at the time, although the precise cause of death was not made public.