The full name of Cher is Cherilyn Sarkissian. She was born on May 29, 1946 in El Centro, California. She is American Pop Singer, Song Writer, Actress and Record producer. She was a shy youngster and she was the daughter of struggling actress. Her father left her and her mother when she was just three years old. She left to pursue her acting career, when she was just 16 and left behind her family and her chances of obtaining a high school diploma.
Controversies-When Cher was 62, she is reportedly set to marry a man who is just 26 years and her junior but she has denied reports the ceremony has already taken place.
Achievements-She has won an Academy Award, a Grammy Award, an Emmy Award and three Golden Globe Awards because of her contribution in entertainment world. She was also honored with a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.