Gerry Goffin


Born: 2/11/1939 in New York City, New York, USA
Died: 6/19/2014
Age: 75
Cause of death: natural causes

Full name: Gerald Goffin
Noted For: pop singer/songwriter, songwriting partner and husband (1959-68) of Carole King; songwriting hits include "Will You Still Love Me Tomorrow (recorded by the Shirelles), "Up On the Roof" (recorded by the Drifters, 1963), "Like a Natural Woman (recorded by Aretha Franklin, 1968), "You've Got a Friend" (recorded by James Taylor, 1971), "Theme From Mahogany" (recorded by Diana Ross, 1976), and "Saving All My Love For You" (recorded by Whitney Houston, 1985).