|Celebrated Name:||Olivia Harrison|
|Real Name/Full Name:||Olivia Trinidad Harrison (formerly, Arias)|
|Age:||72 years old|
|Birth Date:||18 May 1948|
|Birth Place:||Los Angeles, California, U.S.|
|Nationality:||Mexican, British, and American.|
|Husband/Spouse (Name):||George Harrison (m, 1978; died, 2001)|
|Children/Kids (Son and Daughter):||Yes (Dhani Harrison)|
|Is Olivia Harrison Lesbian?||No|
|Profession:||Author and Film Producer|
|Net Worth in 2021:||$300 Million|
|Last Updated:||April 2021|
Olivia Harrison is a popular American author and film producer. Also, she is the widow of the popular musician, George Harrison of the Beatles fame. She has worked for A&M records and has even helped George in running his record label, Dark Horse. In 2003, she produced the documentary “Concert for George,” which went on to win the Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video in 2005. In 2011, she co-produced the documentary, “George Harrison: Living in the Material World,” which won an Emmy Award for Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special.
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Early Life & Biography
Olivia Harrison, whose birth name is Olivia Trinidad Arias, was born on the 18th of May 1948 in Los Angeles, California, the U.S. to parents, Mary Louise Arias, and Zeke Arias. Her mother was a seamstress while her father was a dry cleaner. She has two siblings, Peter and Louise. As far as her education is concerned, she has attended the Hawthorne High School.
Olivia Harrison first met George Harrison in October of 1974 and soon started dating. The couple welcomed their son, Dhani Harrison, in August of 1978, and they got married in the next month.
On 30th of December 1999, the couple was attacked by a man who broke into their Friar Park mansion. George was stabbed by the man multiple times, but Olivia attacked the man with a fireplace poker and a heavy table lamp. Upon being asked about attacking the couple, the man replied that he was on a “mission sent by God,” and he believed that the Beatles were “witches.”
This story was covered around the world, and several headlines credited Olivia for saving her husband. The injuries George suffered during the attack eventually led to the removal of a portion of one of his lungs. Cancer, which he had previously beaten, came back in the form of lung cancer that ultimately resulted in his death on the 29th of November 2001. Olivia was by his side when he died.
Age, Height, and Weight
Being born on the 18th of May 1948, Olivia Harrison is 72 years old as of today’s date 10th April 2021. Her height is 1.65 M tall, and her weight is 57 Kg.
Olivia Harrison began her career in 1972 when she started working for A&M Records. By 1974, as part of the marketing department of A&M Records, she started working with George Harrison, as A&M Records was the distributor of George’s Record label, Dark Horse Records. She later started working solely for Dark House Records. In April of 1990, she founded the Romanian Angel Appeal (RAA) to raise funds for the orphans that were left abandoned in Romania after the fall of communism.
After the death of her husband in 2001, she joined the Ono, McCartney, and Starr in handling the finances of the Beatles. She is the director of Apple Corps. as well. She produced the “Concert for George” tribute, which was held at the Royal Albert Hall in London, where the proceeds were given to the charities. She has also produced the 2003 documentary film, “Concert for George,” which went on to win the Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video in 2005.
Also, she has written the introduction of the 2002 reissue of George’s autobiography, “I, Me, and Mine” and has served as the author for the book “Concert for George.” In 2011, she co-produced the documentary, “George Harrison: Living in the Material World,” which was directed by the legendary director, Martin Scorsese, and went on to win two Emmy awards. She has funded film restoration projects managed by Martin Scorsese’s non-profit organization, “The Film Foundation.”
She has financed the restoration of some of Charlie Chaplin’s short films and some works from Mexico’s “Golden Age” of cinema. She serves as the director of the Material World Foundation (MWF), which was established by George in 1973. In 2002, the MWF launched The Harrison Family Scholarship, which is awarded at the Brown University with special preference being given to non-American students, especially the ones from India and Mexico. She works as a UNICEF sponsor as well, and in 2015, she promoted the UNICEF Kid Power program.
Awards & Achievements
Here is a list covering some of the Awards and Achievements earned by Olivia Harrison:
- She won the 2005 Grammy Award for Best Long Form Music Video for the production of the documentary film, “Concert for George.”
- She won the 2012 Emmy Award for the Outstanding Documentary or Nonfiction Special for the documentary film, “George Harrison: Living in the Material World.”
Net Worth & Salary of Olivia Harrison in 2021
As of April 2021, Olivia Harrison has gathered a net worth of $300 Million. He has made her earnings from her career as an Author and Film Producer. She began her career working for A&M Records but eventually started working for George’s Dark House Records. She has been an incredibly successful film producer as well, having produced the Emmy Award films, “Concert for George” and “George Harrison: Living in the Material World.”
Olivia Harrison has been an amazingly successful producer, and author, and her list of awards, achievements, and records prove so. She is engaged in several charities as well. With that being said, we wish her the best of luck for all her future endeavors and hope she continues well for society like she always has.