Dec. 12th, 1940
East Orange, New Jersey, USA
Dionne Warwick's Main TV Roles
Main Movie Roles2003 - Tupac: Resurrection
Guest TV Roles
Herself - Hostess
Herself - Contestant
Miss Kitty (Voiced)
- Began singing at age 6 at a Baptist church.
- Dionne's sister Dee Dee Warwick died Saturday October 19, 2008 at a New Jersey nursing home, with her elder sister by her side, after having been in poor health for several months, according to a family spokesman. She was 63.
- Graduated from East Orange High School in East Orange, New Jersey in 1959.
- First cousin of 'Whitney Houston' (qv).
- Celebrity spokesperson for the Psychic Friends Network and hostess for its infomercials in the 1990s.
- Honorary Member of Zeta Phi Beta Sorority, Inc.
- As a teenager, she formed the Gospelaires, with sister Dee Dee Warwick and aunt 'Cissy Houston' (qv).
- On the advice of her numerologist, she added an "e" to her last name and spelled it that way professionally before reverting back to her original spelling.