Shirley Bassey is a Welsh singer.
Shirley Bassey was born in Tiger Bay, Cardiff, Wales on the 8th day of the year 1937. She is the daughter of Henry Bassey and Eliza Jane Start. She has a slim build at a height of 5 feet 3 inches. She is a total entertainer who has given her best to the entertainment industry which in turn has been commercially rewarding to her.
She has not been successful in marriage. Her two marriages did not last the distance. She had issues with her first marriage bothering on infidelity on her part; aside that, she has no other negative press.
Her estimated net worth as at 2015 is put at $10 million dollars.
Her career came to the limelight in the mid 1950s when she recorded theme songs for James Bond films Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever, and Moonraker. She has stepped up to release other great albums; some of them are: As Long As He Needs Me; Mr Kiss Kiss Bang Bang; Never Never Never; You Take My Heart Away.
For her inputs as an entertainer of high caliber, she has received 14 major awards and honors.
- Occupation: Singer
- Age: 80
- Date of Birth: 8 January 1937
- Place of Birth: Tiger Bay, Cardiff, Wales
- Gender: Female
- Eye Color: Light Brown
- Hair Color: Dark Brown
Height (How tall is Shirley Bassey)
- Shirley Bassey is 5 feet 3 inches tall
- Weight in kg: Not available
- Parents: Henry Bassey and Eliza Jane Start.
- Boy friend /Spouse: Kenneth Hume (1961-1965); Sergio Novak (1968-1979)
- Measurement: Not available
- Ethnicity: Nigerian and English
- Nationality: Welsh