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Roy Orbison's relationship with Barbara Orbison ended when Roy Orbison died on December 6, 1988. They had been married for 19.6 years.

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Roy Orbison

Music - Musician

Why Famous: Crying, album

Age: 52 (4/23/1936 - 12/6/1988)


Roy Orbison's Relationships (2)

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Barbara Orbison

Music - Producer

Why Famous: Widow of Roy Orbison

Age: 60 (1951 - 12/2011)


Barbara Orbison's Relationships (1)

Relationship Timeline

Event Start Date Length
Dating 08/1968 --
Engaged n/a --
Married 5/5/1969 19.6 years
Deceased 12/6/1988 --
 Total20.3 years

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Children of this Relationship

Name Born Age Gender Type
Roy Kelton197048 yrs.MaleBiological
Alexander Orbie Lee197543 yrs.MaleBiological

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Where and/or how did Roy Orbison and Barbara Orbison meet?

Barbara and Roy were introduced in England during his 1968 tour of Britain.

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Other Relationship Information about Roy Orbison and Barbara Orbison:

Roy passed away from a massive heart attack on while visiting his mother in Tennessee.

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