Relationship Details

Celebrity Biographies

Roman Polanski's relationship with Sharon Tate ended when Sharon Tate died on August 9, 1969. They had been married for 1.6 years. Roman Polanski is currently married to Emmanuelle Seigner.

Roman Polanski Profile Photo

Roman Polanski

Entertainment - Director

Why Famous: Director of Rosemary's Baby, Chinatown, The Pianist, etc.

Age: 84 (b. 8/18/1933)

Roman Polanski Photos (2)

Roman Polanski's Relationships (3)

Sharon Tate Profile Photo

Sharon Tate

Entertainment - Actress

Why Famous: Spouse of Roman Polanski

Age: 26 (1/24/1943 - 8/9/1969)


Sharon Tate's Relationships (4)

Relationship Timeline

Event Start Date Length
Dating n/a --
Engaged n/a --
Married 1/20/1968 1.6 years
Deceased 8/9/1969 --
 Total1.6 years*

Edit a Relationship Event

Children of this Relationship

Name Born Age Gender Type
Paul Richard Polanski8/9/1969< 1 mo.*MaleBiological

* Age at time of death

Add/Edit a Child


No known Affairs for this Relationship. Add an Affair

Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia

Where and/or how did Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate meet?

Sharon and Roman met in France while they were both filming the movie, "Eye of the Devil".

Why did Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate break up?

Add the Answer

Other Relationship Information about Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate:

In 1969, while Roman was on out-of-town business, Sharon was brutally murdered by cult leader Charles Manson and his cult members. She was eight-months pregnant with their first child at the time. He has said that his life's biggest regret was not being present at the house on Cielo Drive, Beverly Hills the night his wife Sharon Tate and four others were brutally murdered. Shortly before her murder, Sharon gave Roman a copy of Thomas Hardy's 1891 novel "Tess of the d'Urbervilles", and he planned to film it with her. When he finally made the movie in 1979, he dedicated it to her.

Add other Relationship Information

Classic Quotes by Roman Polanski and Sharon Tate about their relationship:

"All of you know how beautiful she was but few of you know how good she was." Roman Polanski 1969

Add a Quote

Edit Relationship Information, Quotes, and Trivia

Go To Roman Polanski's Profile   Go To Sharon Tate's Profile

What do you think of this relationship?

Famous Hookups ©2006 - 2018 Joint Venture 1. All rights reserved.
Photos via PR Photos Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site! Do NOT follow this link or you will be banned from the site!