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Simon Cowell Bio -- All About Simon Cowell

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Simon Cowell Bio -- All About Simon Cowell

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Name:

Simon Cowell

Simon Cowell's Reality TV Gigs:

Simon Cowell's Birth Date and Place of Birth:

Simon Cowell was born on October 7, 1959. His place of birth is Brighton, England.

Simon Cowell's Private Life:

  • Simon Cowell has four brothers and two sisters.

  • He has been dating Terri Seymour since 2004. Terri Seymour is a correspondent on the entertainment news show Extra.

  • Simon has homes in England and Los Angeles.

Simon Cowell's Career Highlights:

  • Simon Cowell started out working as a mail boy at EMI Records and worked his way up to record exec.

  • He became a household name in England as a judge of the singing competition Pop Idol.

  • Simon won over American audiences when he started judging American Idol on Fox.

  • He wrote the book "I Don't Mean to Be Rude, But..."

  • Simon brought together the hit music group Il Divo.

  • Simon produced the reality TV shows Cupid, American Inventor, America's Got Talent, and Celebrity Duets.

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