Dennis Wilson facts for kids
|Born||December 4, 1944|
|Died||December 28, 1983(aged 39)|
|Labels||Capitol Records, Caribou Records, Sony Music, Brother Records, Reprise Records|
|Associated acts||The Beach Boys|
Dennis Carl Wilson (December 4, 1944 – December 28, 1983) was an American drummer, singer and songwriter. He is best known as being one of three brothers in the rock band, The Beach Boys. Wilson was a member from the beginning until he died in 1983.
On December 28, 1983, while partying soon after his 39th birthday, Wilson drowned at Marina del Rey in Los Angeles. He was buried at sea off the California coast by the U.S. Coast Guard on January 4, 1984. President Ronald Reagan allowed the burial.
- Studio albums
- Pacific Ocean Blue (1977)
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