About Marie Osmond
Olive Marie Osmond is an American actress, singer, author, philanthropist, and television personality. Osmond rose to fame after releasing her hit single, “Paper Roses” followed by “Meet me in Montana.” Donny Osmond is her talented singer brother with whom she hosted the Donny & Marie television show. Osmond is the artist behind the In My Little Corner of the World hit single as well as the albums, Who’s Sorry Now and This Is the Way That I Feel. As an author Marie Osmond has published books like, “Behind the Smile: My Journey Out”, “Might As Well Laugh About It Now” as well as “The Key Is Love”.
Marie Osmond’s Early Life
Marie was born on the 13th of October 1959 in Ogden, Utah. Marie is the only daughter and the eighth child of Clive Davis and George Virl Osmond. At the age of three, Osmond developed a great passion for acting and she temporarily became part of her brothers’ television show, “the Osmond Brothers”. Osmond grew up in a middle-class Christian family. She later joined Brigham Young University where she participated in dramas and plays.
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Marie Osmond’s Family Life
Once it comes to relationship and marriage life, Marie has been married thrice, two times by the same hubby. Her first love encounter was with Jeff Clayton, her fellow acting student with whom she got engaged in 1979. Their relationship however didn’t get married following a breakup. After the separation, Osmond moved on to begin a fresh relationship with Stephen Lyle Craig, a basketball player for Brigham Young. The pair tied knots on June 26th, 1982 before being blessed with a son named Stephen Craig a year later. Once again marriage was short-lived since the couple divorced in 1985.
Upon separating with Craig, Marie Osmond moved to remarry Brian Blosil, her former husband in October 1986 in an auspicious event in Jordan River Temple. The couple was blessed with a daughter and a son namely Rachael Lauren and Matthew Richard respectively. This marriage however proved futile in March 2011 following their separation. Besides her biological children, Marie Osmond has also adopted five other children.
Marie Osmond’s Career Life
Marie Osmond’s career saw success at an early age when she fully focused on country music. In 1973, the country singer released her debut single, Paper Roses Which besides elevating her name made was the number one country hit. The song also made it to Billboard Chart’s Top 5. In 1974, Osmond released, In My Little Corner of the World yet another hit single followed by the album, Who’s Sorry Now in 1975 all of which was a great milestone in her music career. Osmond is the artist behind the studio album, This Is the Way That I Feel besides releasing successful songs like, “You’re Still New To Me”, “I Only Wanted You”, as well as “Everybody Is Crazy Bout, My Baby”.
Marie Osmond is a multi-talented lady who has appeared as an actor in the television shows, “Donnie And Mary” and “Ripley’s Believe It Or Not” besides being the author behind the books, “Behind the Smile: My Journey Out”, “Might As Well Laugh About It Now” as well as “The Key Is Love”.
Marie Osmond’s Height, Weight, and Net worth
- Marie Osmond was born a pretty girl who grew into a pretty woman with a decent height and weight.
- The country singer has an impressive height of 5.5 feet.
- She weighs 54 Kilograms.
- Being an author, actress, and singer, it is no doubt Marie Osmond stashes some good earnings in her pocket.
- The music career is her major source of income.
- As of 2020, Osmond’s net worth stands at $ 20 million.