Simon & Garfunkel Career Timeline

1941
Paul Simon Birthday
Paul Simon is born on October 13, 1941.
1941
Art Garfunkel Birthday
Art Garfunkel is born on November 5, 1941.
1957
Hey, Schoolgirl
Paul Simon and Art Garfunkel, performing under the name Tom & Jerry, release their first single "Hey, Schoolgirl." The song peaks at #49 on the pop chart.
1964
Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M.
Simon & Garfunkel's debut album "Wednesday Morning, 3 A.M." is released. The album later enters the pop chart in January 1966 and rises to #30.
1966
The Sound Of Silence
Simon & Garfunkel's single "The Sound Of Silence" becomes a #1 hit. The album "Sounds Of Silence" peaks at #21.
1966
Homeward Bound
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "Homeward Bound" from the album "Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme." The song enters the pop singles chart in February 1966 and reaches #5.
1966
I Am A Rock
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "I Am A Rock" from the album "Sounds Of Silence." The song enters the pop chart in May 1966 and peaks at #3.
1966
The Dangling Conversation
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "The Dangling Conversation" from the album "Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme." The song enters the pop chart in August 1966 and peaks at #25.
1966
Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme
Simon & Garfunkel release the album "Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme," which peaks at #4 on the pop albums chart.
1966
A Hazy Shade Of Winter
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "A Hazy Shade Of Winter" from the album "Bookends." The song enters the pop chart in November 1966 at peaks at #13.
1967
At The Zoo
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "At The Zoo" from the album "Bookends." The song enters the pop chart in March 1967 and peaks at #16.
1967
Fakin' It
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "Fakin' It" from the album "Bookends," which enters the pop chart in July 1967 and peaks at #23.
1967
Monterey Pop Festival
Simon & Garfunkel perform at the Monterey Pop Festival on June 16, 1967.
1968
The Graduate
Simon & Garfunkel's soundtrack to "The Graduate," starring Dustin Hoffman, hits #1.
1968
Mrs. Robinson
Simon & Garfunkel hit #1 with the single "Mrs. Robinson." The song makes its pop chart debut in April 1968 after being featured on the soundtrack to "The Graduate," and is also included on the album "Bookends."
1968
Scarborough Fair/Canticle
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "Scarborough Fair/Canticle," which is featured on the soundtrack to "The Graduate." The track enters the pop chart in March 1968 and hits #11. The song was originally included on the album "Parsley, Sage, Rosemary & Thyme."
1968
Bookends
Simon & Garfunkel release the album "Bookends" in 1968, which hits #1.
1969
The Boxer
Simon & Garfunkel release the single "The Boxer," which enters the pop singles chart in April 1969 and peaks at #7. The song is later included on the #1 hit album "Bridge Over Troubled Water."
1969
The Graduate Wins At The Grammys
In March 1969, Simon & Garfunkel's "Mrs. Robinson" wins Record of the Year and Best Contemporary Pop Performance - Vocal Duo Or Group at the 1968 Grammy Awards. Paul Simon wins Best Original Score Written for a Motion Picture or a Television Special for the soundtrack to "The Graduate."
1970
Bridge Over Troubled Water
Simon & Garfunkel hit #1 with the album and title track "Bridge Over Troubled Water." It is the duo's last original studio album.

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