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Ike Turner

Ike TurnerAKA Izear Luster Turner, Jr.

Born: 5-Nov-1931
Birthplace: Clarksdale, MS
Died: 12-Dec-2007
Location of death: San Marcos, CA
Cause of death: Accident - Overdose
Remains: Cremated

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: Black
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: River Deep, Mountain High

Father: Izear Luster Turner, Sr. (Baptist minister, d.)
Mother: Beatrice Turner
Wife: Lorraine Taylor (two sons, div.)
Wife: Tina Turner (m. 1962, div. 29-Mar-1978)
Wife: Margaret Ann Thomas (m. 11-Apr-1981, div.)
Wife: Jeanette Bazzell (m. 4-Jul-1995, until his death)

    Ike and Tina Turner
    Grammy 2007 for Risin' With the Blues
    Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
    St. Louis Walk of Fame
    Domestic Violence
    Drug Possession: Cocaine Santa Monica, CA, convicted 18-Mar-1988
    Drug Possession: Cocaine convicted 21-Mar-1988
    Inmate: Los Angeles County Jail
    Risk Factors: Cocaine

    Boys Klub (Jun-2001)
    Soul to Soul (18-Aug-1971) · Himself
    Taking Off (28-Mar-1971) · Himself
    Gimme Shelter (6-Dec-1970) · Himself
    The Big T.N.T. Show (1966) · Himself

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Author of books:
Takin' Back My Name (2001, memoir)

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