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Frankie Valli

Facts of Frankie Valli

Date of Birth: 1934 , May-3
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 feet 5 inch
Name Louise Griffiths
Birth Name Louise Griffiths
Father Tony Mota
Mother Tammy Mota
Nationality British
Birth Place/City Hertfordshire
Profession Singer-songwriter
Net Worth Unknown
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown
Weight in KG 53 kg
Boyfriend Jesse Spencer
Married Unknown
Education University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Charlotte Latin School
Awards BAFTA Award
Movies Lovesick
TV Show Community
Ethnicity White
Body Measurements Unknown
Married to Not Yet
Children N/A
Nick Name "Jim"
Religion Christian
Working For Movies and TV shows
Famous for singer-songwriter, fashion model, and actress
Affair with Jesse Spencer
Divorce N/A
Sisters Rachel Ballinger
Siblings Brittney Mota
Books Selp-Helf
Online Presence Facebook,Wiki,Twitter,Instagram
Face Color White

Quick Timeline of Frankie Valli

1934 Born in Newark, New Jersey
1953 Released My Mother's Eyes
1962 Released Sherry
1954 Married to Mary Mandel
1974 Married to MaryAnn Hannigan
1984 Married to Randy Clohessy
1966 Released his solo single, You're Ready Now
1992 Released an album, Hope and Glory
1985 Began his acting career
1980 His stepdaughter Celia died
2006 Won NIAF Lifetime Achievement Award
2012 Received Ellis Island Medal of Honor

Detail Timeline of Frankie Valli

May 3 , 1934

Born in Newark, New Jersey

Frankie Valli was born as Francis Stephen Castelluccio in Newark, New Jersey, United States of America to Anthony Castelluccio and Mary Rinaldi. He is an American and is of Italian descent. He is five feet and five inches tall. 

1953

Released My Mother's Eyes

He released his debut single, My Mother's Eyes in 1953. He formed the Variatones in 1954 with Tommy DeVito and it was later renamed to The Four Lovers and released the single, You're the Apple of My Eye.

1962

Released Sherry

After being successful with the release of several songs, The Four Lovers renamed their band name to The 4 Seasons. They began recording several singles and then in August 1962, they released a hit single, Sherry.

1954

Married to Mary Mandel

In 1954, Frankie got married to Mary Mandel. She also had a daughter from her previous relationship. As a married couple, they have been parents twice. Though they were strongly bonded into this married life, this married life came to an end in 1971

June 29 , 1974

Married to MaryAnn Hannigan

Later on, Frankie dated MaryAnn Hannigan as his girlfriend and they got married on 29th of June 1974. This married life lasted for nearly a decade and they got divorced on 25th of February 1982. They didn't have any children from this married life.

July 7 , 1984

Married to Randy Clohessy

After that Frankie began his romantic love affairs with Randy Clohessy. They got married on 7th of July 1984. As a married couple, they have also been parents three times. It is said that they announced their separation in 2004.

1966

Released his solo single, You're Ready Now

Frankie Valli, who once worked as a barber, is a renowned singer from United States. He is also a solo artist. In 1966, he released his solo single, You're Ready Now. It became massive hit upon its release. 

1992

Released an album, Hope and Glory

Till now, American rock and pop band, The Four Seasons has released several successful singles; however, their album is limited. In 1992, they released an album Hope and Glory. Valli has also appeared in several Broadway musicals. 

1985

Began his acting career

He has been active in acting since 1985. He made his acting debut by starring the role of Frank Doss, an outfit Boss in the TV series, Miami Vice. In 1998, he appeared in the TV movie, Witness to the Mob.

1980

His stepdaughter Celia died

He is the father of five children. In 1980, his stepdaughter Celia lost her life after she was killed in a car accident. He also lost his daughter to drugs after six months. One of his sons is also an actor. 

2006

Won NIAF Lifetime Achievement Award

He has been nominated in lots of prestigious awards and he has also own several of them. In 2006, he was honored with NIAF Lifetime Achievement Award. He won this award at the foundation's Anniversary Gala.

2012

Received Ellis Island Medal of Honor

He is famous for his high-pitched and falsetto singing style. Besides his successful musical career, he has also been involved in several charitable works. In early 2012, he was honored with Ellis Island Medal of Honor. 

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In 1954, Frankie got married to Mary Mandel. She also had a daughter from her previous relationship. As a married couple, they have been parents twice. Though they were strongly bonded into this married life, this married life came to an end in 1971.

Later on, Frankie dated MaryAnn Hannigan as his girlfriend and they got married on 29th of June 1974. This married life lasted for nearly a decade and they got divorced on 25th of February 1982.

After that Frankie began his romantic love affairs with Randy Clohessy. They got married on 7th of July 1984. As a married couple, they have also been parents three times. It is said that they announced their separation in 2004.

When Frankie was seven years old, he induced his interest in singing. He became more interested in singing after seeing the young Frank Sinatra perform at the Paramount Theater. Initially, he didn't have enough money for this singing career and to support his musical career, he took the job of barber. He has been active in singing since 1951. He formed the band the Variety Trio in 1951 but this band disbanded in 1952. He and his fellow mate Tommy DeVito began performing at The Strand. He released his debut single, My Mother's Eyes in 1953. He formed the Variatones in 1954 with Tommy DeVito and it was later renamed to The Four Lovers and released the single, You're the Apple of My Eye. He is also active as an actor since 1985. He made his acting debut by starring the role of Frank Doss, an outfit Boss in the TV series, Miami Vice. In 1998, he appeared in the TV movie, Witness to the Mob. He has been earning lucrative amount of salary and his net worth is said to be around $60 million.