American actor and singerDied when: 82 years 43 days (985 months)
Star Sign: Leo
Edwin Jack Fisher (August 10, 1928 – September 22, 2010) was an American singer and actor.He was one of the most popular artists during the 1950s, selling millions of records and hosting his own TV show, The Eddie Fisher Show.
Actress Elizabeth Taylor was best friends with Fisher's first wife, actress Debbie Reynolds.After Taylor's third husband, Mike Todd, was killed in a plane crash, Fisher divorced Reynolds and he and Taylor married that same year.
The scandalous affair that Fisher and Taylor had been having while each were already married was widely reported and brought unfavorable publicity to both Fisher and Taylor.
Approximately five years later, he and Taylor divorced and he later married Connie Stevens.Fisher is the father of Carrie Fisher and Todd Fisher, whose mother is Reynolds, and the father of Joely Fisher and Tricia Leigh Fisher, whose mother is Stevens.