George Harrison

From Citizendium
Jump to navigation Jump to search
This article is a stub and thus not approved.
Main Article
Related Articles  [?]
Bibliography  [?]
External Links  [?]
Citable Version  [?]
This editable Main Article is under development and subject to a disclaimer.

George Harrison (25 February 1943 – 29 November 2001) was an English musician and songwriter, best known as the lead guitarist of the Beatles. He wrote some of their hits, including "Something", "While My Guitar Gently Weeps", and "Old Brown Shoe". After their breakup, he also had a successful solo career. He was married twice, first to Pattie Boyd in 1966 (divorced in 1974), and then to Olivia Trinidad Arias in 1978. He died of lung cancer in 2001.