Gregory Hines Bio, Wiki, Age, Height, DOB(Famous Birthday), Family, Wife, Net Worth

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Gregory Hines (Gregory Oliver Hines)

Last Updated: 16 Oct, 2023 | Views: 589

Age: 57

Profession: Dancer

Other Profession(s): Singer, Actor, Choreographer

Famous For: The Nick Jr. animated children's television program Little Bill (1999–2004).

Gregory Hines Birth Date, Sign, Religion, Nationality, Hometown

Date of Birth
14 Feb, 1946 (57 Years 05 Months 26 Days)

Birth Country
United States

Birth State/Province
New York

Birth District
New York City

Birth Sign


Died on
09 Aug, 2003

Gregory Hines Early life, Education, Career, Awards, Achievements, Controversy, Unknown Facts

About (Profile/Biography):

Gregory Hines, the American dancer and actor from New York, is also known for his dance choreography. His dancing helped bring tap back in the late 20th century. With both parents being dancers, including his father who was also an actor and musician, Gregory was raised in a musical household. He started performing at nightclubs with his brother and joined their family band in 1963. Eventually he became a one-man show and played as the singer and other instruments in a rock band.


When Gregory first started tapping, he was just two years old.

When their father joined as the group's drummer in 1963, the name was altered to "Hines, Hines, and Dad."

As "The Hines Kids," the brothers started playing in nightclubs.

Gregory Hines established the jazz-rock group Severance after relocating to California.

To continue his dancing career, Gregory Hines went back to New York.

In 1978, Gregory Hines had an appearance in the musical "Eubie."

Gregory Hines was an excellent dancer who gave his all to the craft.

Gregory was a supporter of tap dancing in America and was successful in getting Federal Tap Dance Day established in 1988.

Achievements and Awards:

In 1979: Gregory Hines won the Theatre World Award.

In 1988: Gregory Hines won the Image Awards in Motion Picture.

Unknown facts:

On August 9, 2003, Gregory Hines passed away from liver cancer.

Both the first and second marriages—to Pamela Koslow—also ended in divorce.

Gregory Hines Height, Weight, Eye Color, Hair

Height (Approx.)
In Centimeters 182 cm
In Meters 1.82 m
In feet Inches 6"

Weight (Approx.)
In Kilograms 76 Kg
In Pounds 167 lbs

Eye Color

Hair Color

Gregory Hines Family, Parents, Kids, Father, Mother, Children

Father's Name
Maurice Hines Sr.

Mother's Name
Alma Hines

Patricia Panella, Pamela Koslow

Maurice Hines

Zach Hines

Daria Hines

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