Pop entertainer and former teen idol best known for hosting a variety show with his sister Marie. He gained fame along with four of his older brothers as The Osmonds, which was a segment of The Andy Williams Show. He won the ninth season of Dancing with the Stars in 2009.
He was discovered after performing at Disneyland with his brothers.
He played Joseph in a production of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat in Toronto in 1992.
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|Date of Birth
|December 9, 1957 (age 66 years)
|5 Feet 10 Inches (1.78 m)
Donny started performing with his elder siblings as part of Osmond’s Brothers when he was a young child.
He married Debra Glenn in 1978. After they had five sons, the couple became grandparents in 2005.
Michael Jackson recommended that he change his name to gain fame.
Inspirational Quotes by Donny Osmond
I'm going to be true to what I want to do, because if I care what people think about me, I'm a puppet. Which I have been in my life. And you can't live life that way, man!Donny Osmond
We have a water purifier, so we drink a lot of it. As a singer, especially in Utah, you have to hydrate constantly.Donny Osmond
Well, I think it's kind of interesting how the Osmond name has been really seen on both sides of the pendulum. There's obviously the bubblegum side, but for people who really know about music, it's clear on the other side. As a matter of fact, I find it quite ironic that Metallica used to cover 'Crazy Horses.' It was a cutting-edge album.Donny Osmond
Well, unless you've suffered from panic attacks and social anxiety disorders, which is what I was diagnosed as having, it's hard to explain it. But you go on stage knowing you're actually physically going to die. You will keel over and die.Donny Osmond
Success sometimes can really bite you in the shorts.Donny Osmond