Date of Birth:
24 January 1941
Neil Diamond played in 3 movies in the Drama, Music, Romance, Music, Comedy, Crime genres.
Neil Diamond didn't achieve real success and got average imdb rating 4.2.
Seriously considered "Eyce Charry" for his professional name.
Screen-tested for the lead in the movie Lenny (1974), based on the life of famed comedian Lenny Bruce, but turned it down.
When he and Barbra Streisand had a smash hit in 1978 with "You Don't Bring Me Flowers", it was not the first time that the Brooklyn-born superstars had sung together. While students at New York City's Erasmus High School, they both sang in the school choir.
Was a pre-med student, interested in Biology, at NYU, but left with less than a year left, due to his dislike of organic chemistry. He was at NYU on a fencing scholarship.
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