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Paul Simon Loves and Hookups

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Who is Paul Simon dating? Many famous women have dated Paul Simon, and this list will give you more details about these lucky ladies. Including Paul Simon’s current girlfriend, past relationships, pictures together, and dating rumors, this comprehensive dating history tells you everything you need to know about Paul Simon’s love life. 

This list features Paul Simon’s ex-girlfriends along with additional information about them, such as when they were born and what they do professionally. These ladies come in all shapes and sizes, but what they all have in common is that they're all women who Paul Simon has either dated or shared dating rumors. It's not hard to get jealous of these women that Paul Simon has gone out with, so try your hardest to contain your envy.

From 1969 to 1975, Paul Simon was married to Peggy Harper. They have a son together.

From 1983 to 1984, Paul Simon was married to Carrie Fisher. 

In 1992, Paul Simon was married to Edie Brickell. They have three children together.  

This list of Paul Simon’s girlfriends and rumored exes includes Shelley Duvall and Miriam Makeba.

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    Edie Brickell and Paul Simon started dating in 1988, and they married on May 30, 1992. 

    The couple has three children together: son Adrian (born December 1992), daughter Lulu (born April 1995), and son Gabriel (born May 1998).

    • Age: 54
    • Birthplace: Oak Cliff, Texas, United States of America
    • Gender: Female

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    In 1986, Paul Simon was rumored to be dating Miriam Makeba, while they were both on his Graceland Tour.

    Zenzile Miriam Makeba (4 March 1932 – 9 November 2008), nicknamed Mama Africa, was a South African singer, songwriter, actress, United Nations goodwill ambassador, and civil rights activist. Associated with musical genres including Afropop, jazz, and world music, she was an advocate against apartheid and white-minority government in South Africa. Born in Johannesburg to Swazi and Xhosa parents, Makeba was forced to find employment as a child after the death of her father. She had a brief and allegedly abusive first marriage at the age of 17, gave birth to her only child in 1950, and survived breast cancer. Her vocal talent had been recognized when she was a child, and she began singing...  more
    • Age: Dec. at 76 (1932-2008)
    • Birthplace: Johannesburg, South Africa
    • Gender: Female
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    Carrie Fisher and Paul Simon started dating in 1977. They broke up in 1979, but got back together after breaking off her engagement to Dan Aykroyd. They married on August 18, 1983, but later divorced on July 1, 1984.

    Fisher appeared in Simon's music video for "Rene and Georgette Magritte with Their Dog after the War."

    • Age: 63
    • Birthplace: Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    • Gender: Female

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    Shelley Duvall and Paul Simon dated from 1976 to 1978.

    Shelley Alexis Duvall (born July 7, 1949) is an American former actress, producer, writer and singer. Over the duration of her career, Duvall garnered critical acclaim for her portrayals of various eccentric characters. Her accolades include a Cannes Film Festival Award for Best Actress, a Peabody Award, two Emmy Award nominations, and a BAFTA Award nomination. A native of Texas, Duvall began her career in the 1970s appearing in various films by director Robert Altman, including Brewster McCloud (1970), McCabe & Mrs. Miller (1971), Thieves Like Us (1974), Nashville (1975), and 3 Women (1977), the latter of which won her the Cannes Award for Best Actress and a BAFTA nomination for Best...  more
    • Age: 71
    • Birthplace: Houston, Texas, United States of America
    • Gender: Female

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