Simon Cowell

Also Known As: Simon Cowell • Born: 10/07/1959

The iconic English television personality, record executive, and entrepreneur Simon Cowell has left an indelible mark on the entertainment industry. Born on October 7, 1959, in Lambeth, London, Cowell’s journey to fame began with humble beginnings but skyrocketed to international recognition through his work in talent competitions and television shows. Cowell’s career trajectory took a significant turn in the early 2000s when he became a household name as a judge on popular talent shows like “Pop Idol,” “American Idol,” and “The X Factor.” Known for his blunt and often controversial commentary, Cowell’s presence on these shows brought him both acclaim and criticism. However, his keen eye for talent and sharp business acumen propelled him to found his entertainment company, Syco, which became synonymous with successful artists like One Direction, Leona Lewis, and Little Mix.

Photo by Steve Granitz/FilmMagic

Music Passion

Simon Cowell is not only known for his judging prowess on reality TV talent shows but also for his deep passion for music. He has worked with numerous artists and played a crucial role in shaping the music industry.

Entrepreneurial Spirit

Simon Cowell is not just a TV personality; he’s a savvy businessman. He’s been involved in various ventures, including his record label, Syco Entertainment, and other successful business ventures.

Charitable Endeavors

Despite his reputation for being blunt and critical on TV, Simon Cowell has a soft side regarding charitable causes. He has been involved in numerous philanthropic efforts.

Height: 5’9″ (175 cm)

Nationality: British

Show(s): AGT: Fantasy League

Network(s): NBC

Guest Appearances: Pop Idol, Britain’s Got More Talent

Zodiac Sign: Libra

Children: Eric Cowell

Father: Eric Selig Phillip Cowell

Mother: Julie Brett

Siblings: Nicholas Cowell, John Cowell, Tony Cowell, Michael Cowell

Latest TV Shows

No content yet. Check back later!