Debbie Harry is a prominent American actress, singer, and songwriter who has acted in many films and performed in many singles and studio albums. She is best known as the lead vocalist of Blondie, and she has performed in many songs with bands that have been no.1 in the US/UK charts. Before starting her career as a singer, she worked as a waitress, playboy bunny, secretary, and dancer. In 1960 she joined the folk-rock group The Wind in the Willows, and later she met Chris Stein, a guitarist while performing in the band The Stilettos. Debbie acted in many television series and in many television films and short films.
The Early Years of Debbie Harry
Debbie Harry was born under the name Deborah Ann Harry in Miami, Florida, the United States of America, on July 1, 1945, and she is 77 years old as of 2023. Debbie was adopted when she was three months old, and there is no information about her biological parents’ names or other details. Her adopted father’s name is Richard Smith, the gift shop proprietor in Hawthorne, New Jersey. Her mother’s name is Catherine Harry, and she is a housemaker. Debbie has not shared any information about her siblings; it is also unknown whether she has siblings or is the only child in her family. At age four, Debbi learned that she was adopted and is also close to her adoptive parents. At a young age, Debbi decided to start her career as a singer, and at an early age, she wrote songs and sang them. She spent her early life in Miami, Florida, along with her family.
The Academics details of Debbi Harry
Debbi Harry studied at Hawthorne High school and graduated from there in 1963. After that, she joined Centenary College in Hackettstown, New Jersey, where she studied Associate of Arts. In 1965, she graduated with her bachelor’s degree; then, she moved to New York City, where she worked as a secretary on BBC radio for a year.
Personal Details of Debbie Harry
Real Name: Deborah Ann Harry
Profession: Singer, Songwriter, and Actress
Celebrity name: Debbie Harry
Place of Birth: Miami, Florida, the United States of America
Birthday: July 1, 1945
Color of Eyes: Green
Color of Hair: Blonde
Net Worth: $ 30 Million
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Body measurements of Debbie Harry
Height in cm: 160 cm
Height in Feet: 5 ft. 3 in.
Weight in Kg: 58 kg
Weight in Pound: 128 lbs
Body Measurements: 34-24-34 in / 86.5-61-86.5 cm
Breast Size: 34 inches / 86.5 cm
Waist Size: 24 inches / 61 cm
Hip Size: 34 inches / 86.5 cm
Shoe Size (In U.S.): 8.5
Dress Size (In the U.S.): 6
Family details of Debbie Harry
Mother’s Name: Catherine Harry
Father’s Name: Richard Smith
Number of Siblings: NA
Relationship Status: Unmarried
The Relationship and personal details of Debbie Harry
Debbie Harry was not married to anyone, and she did not have any children as of 2023. Previously she was in a relationship with Chris Stein, the Blondie guitarist, and they first met while performing in the band Blondie. Debbie and Chris have been in a relationship for more than 16 years. In 1989, they both broke up and separated, but they did not reveal the reason for the broke up. After that, she was in a relationship with many people, such as Iggy Pop, Penn Jillette, Cal Chamberlain, and many others. Debbie is single, and in 2019, she spent part-time in New York City, and later she moved to Monmouth County, New Jersey, and spent part-time there with her four dogs.
The Net Worth of Debbie Harry
Debbie Harry has a net worth of $ 30 million as of 2023 and earned a major portion of her net worth as a successful singer, songwriter, and actress.
Awards and Achievements of Debbi Harry
Debbi Harry was nominated for the Golden Globe award as Best Original Motion Picture for American Gigolo in 1980. In 1988, she was nominated for the Independent Spirit Award as Best Supporting Female. In 2002, she won the Stinker Award as Worst Supporting Actress for acting in Deuces Wild.
Social media presence of Debbi Harry
Debbi Harry is active on social media platforms; she has more than 258 K followers on her Instagram account, and she will use it to upload more pictures and videos. Her official Twitter account has earned more than 304 K followers. Debbi is inactive on other social media platforms such as Facebook, Tik Tok, and YouTube.
The Professional Path of Debbi Harry in acting
Debbi first acted in the film Deadly Hero as Singer in 1975; in 1976, she acted as Blondie in Unmade Beds. In 1980, she appeared in The Muppet Show, and in 1981, she hosted Saturday Night Live season 6. Debbi acted in films such as Union City, Forever, Lulu, New York Stories, A Good Night to Die, Full Grown Men, River of Fundament, and many others. She acted in some television series like River of Fundament, Tales from the Dark Side, The Adventures of Pete & Pete, Phantom 2040, Difficult People, and many others.
Debbie Harry’s career in singing
Debbie Harry started her music career as a backing singer in 1960; she joined the group The Wind in the Willows, and in 1968, the band released their album. In 1974, she joined the band named The Stilettos and performed along with Elda Gentile. Later she left the band The Stilettos and co-founded the band Blondie along with Chris Stein. In 1978, the band released their first album, Parallel Lines, which has no.1 in the UK chart. Then Debbi left the band and started to work on her debut career. In 1981, she released her solo album KooKoo, and her second album Rockbird was released in 1986; the album sold many copies and reached gold in the UK. In 1989, her third album Def, Dumb & Blonde, was released; in 1993, her album Debravation was released. After 14 years of gap, Debbie has released her fifth solo album, Necessary Evil.