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Grace Slick

Facts of Grace Slick

Date of Birth: 1939 , October-30
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 7 Inch
Name Jeananne Goossen
Birth Name Isabelle Lucy Allen
Nick Name Laura
Father Nigel Allen
Mother Elaine Allen
Nationality Canadian
Birth Place/City Toronto
Ethnicity White
Profession Actress
Net Worth $500 thousand
Eye Color Brown-Dark
Hair Color Black
Body Measurements 34-23-33
Breast Size 34
Waist size 23
Hip Size 33
Shoe Size 10(US)
Weight in KG 50 kg
Famous for Smallville.
Married Not Yet
Married to George Wilson (m. 2011)
Children Joann Kelly Jaya Kelly Robert Kelly, Jr
Divorce Yes
Working For CWTV
Face Color White
Education McGill University
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Instagram
TV Show The Night Shift Since 2014
Siblings Amelia Allen, Dan Allen
Salary N/A
Awards N/A
Religion Christianity
Boyfriend Corey Sevier
Neck Size 9.1
Movies The Vow (2012)
Special Title Travel writer
Affair with Oliver Trevena,Michael Rosenbaum
Girlfriend Jasmine Richards (2005-2008),
Music Group Warpaint (2004 – 2008)
Sisters Amy
Chest Size 44 in
Books Curbing It
Tattoo(s) 117 pounds

Quick Timeline of Grace Slick

1939 Born in Highland Park, Illinois
1957 Joined Finch College
1961 Married to Gerald "Jerry" Slick
1962 Began her modeling career
1965 Formed the band, The Great Society
1968 First album of The Great Society, Conspicuous Only in Its Absence
1967 Joined Jefferson Airplane
1967 First album with Jefferson Airplane, Surrealistic Pillow
1974 Formed Jefferson Starship
1969 Began dating Paul Kantner
1971 First child, China Kantner
1975 Broke up with Paul Kantner
1976 Married to Skip Johnson
1990 Announced her retirement
2014 Nominated in Online Film & Television Association

Detail Timeline of Grace Slick

October 30 , 1939

Born in Highland Park, Illinois

Grace, who is also known for being The Acid Queen, was born as Grace Barnett Wing in Highland Park, Illinois, United States of America to Ivan W. Wing and Virginia. She is an American and is of Norwegian and Swedish descent. 

1957

Joined Finch College

Grace received her elementary education from Palo Alto Senior High School. Then she got transferred to Castilleja High School. She graduated from there and then she got enrolled at Finch College in 1957 but she switched to University of Miami in 1958.

August 26 , 1961

Married to Gerald "Jerry" Slick

On 26th of August 1961, Grace got married to Gerald "Jerry" Slick.  Gerald is a cinematographer. However, this love life lasted no more than half a decade. They got divorced in 1971. The reason for her divorce was said to be extra affairs. 

1962

Began her modeling career

After switching to San Francisco, she began her modeling career and she worked at I. Magnin department store as a model for about three years. It was from that time she began her interest in music. 

1965

Formed the band, The Great Society

In 1965, she heard some accolades of the newly formed musical band, Jefferson Airplane but till that time she didn't have any desire to perform professionally. Later, she became associated with Jerry Slick, Darby Slick and David Miner and together they formed the musical band The Great Society. 

1968

First album of The Great Society, Conspicuous Only in Its Absence

The Great Society gave their first performance at the end of 1965 at the Coffee Gallery. They received accolades and praise for this performance and then they began recording their debut album. They began recording their debut album, Conspicuous Only in Its Absence in 1966 and it was finally released in 1968.

1967

Joined Jefferson Airplane

Though she was associated with The Great Society as the founding member of that band, she didn't miss a chance to join the American rock band after she was asked by Jack Casady to join them. It is also said that she also took two compositions from The Great Society which she composed herself. 

1967

First album with Jefferson Airplane, Surrealistic Pillow

After she joined Jefferson Airplane in 1967, she began focusing on her first album with them and it was finally released some months later. It was released under the title, Surrealistic Pillow. Jefferson Airplane is also one of the greatest bands of the 1960s and 1970s. 

1974

Formed Jefferson Starship

Though Jefferson Airplane was one of the greatest band of that time, it terminated in the mid 1970s and then she formed the band, Jefferson Starship with her other band mates. Their debut album, Dragon Fly was released at the end of that year. 

1969

Began dating Paul Kantner

It seems like Grace's extra marital affairs was the main reason that dissolved her first married life. When she was bonded in married life with Jerry, she began dating Paul Kantner in 1969. Paul Kantner is a rock musician.

January 25 , 1971

First child, China Kantner

Actress, China Kantner is her first and only child. China Kantner was born on 25th of January 1971 after she began having romantic love affairs with Paul Kantner. China Kantner was in good health when she was born.

1975

Broke up with Paul Kantner

She began dating Paul Kantner in 1969. Paul Kantner is a rock musician. She also gave birth to her only child from this romantic relationship. She welcomed her only child, China Kantner in 1971. They dated each other till 1975.

November 29 , 1976

Married to Skip Johnson

In the mid 1976, Grace was spotted with Skip Johnson. Skip Johnson is a Jefferson Starship lighting designer. After being in love for few months, they finally got married on 29th of November 1976. This relation lasted more than her previous relationship but not forever. They got divorced in 1994.

1990

Announced her retirement

Grace Slick, who has the idiosyncratic powerful supple contralto vocals, is a well known singer and songwriter from United States. After having a successful career as a musician she announced her retirement in 1990. However, she is still active as a musician these days. 

2014

Nominated in Online Film & Television Association

Grace Slick is one of the most talented female singer and the first female megastar in rock and roll history. In 2014, she got her one and only nomination in Online Film & Television Association. She was nominated in this award for Best Music, Adapted Song.

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On 26th of August 1961, Grace got married to Gerald "Jerry" Slick.  Gerald is a cinematographer. However, this love life lasted no more than half a decade. They got divorced in 1971.

It seems like Grace's extra marital affairs was the main reason that dissolved her first married life. When she was bonded in married life with Jerry, she began dating Paul Kantner. Paul Kantner is a rock musician. She also gave birth to her only child from this romantic relationship. She welcomed her only child, China Kantner in 1971. They dated each other till 1975.

In the mid 1976, Grace was spotted with Skip Johnson. Skip Johnson is a Jefferson Starship lighting designer. After being in love for few months, they finally got married on 29th of November 1976. This relation lasted more than her previous relationship but not forever. They got divorced in 1994.

Grace received her elementary education from Palo Alto Senior High School. Then she got transferred to Castilleja High School. She graduated from there and then she got enrolled at Finch College in 1957 but she switched to University of Miami in 1958. After switching to San Francisco, she began her modeling career and she worked at I. Magnin department store as a model for about three years. It was from that time she began her interest in music. In 1965, she heard some accolades of the newly formed musical band, Jefferson Airplane but till that time she didn't have any desire to perform professionally. Later, she became associated with Jerry Slick, Darby Slick and David Miner and together they formed the musical band The Great Society. They began recording their debut album, Conspicuous Only in Its Absence in 1966 and it was finally released in 1968. She also played for Jefferson Airplane and Jefferson Starship. She has released more than a dozen of albums. Her net worth is said to be around $20 million.