Singer/actress/icon Cher, 64, and her birth mother Georgia Holt, 83, shared the spotlight in Hollywood on Thursday.Question is ... READ MORE >
Born Jackie Jean Crouch on June 9, 1927, Georgia Holt is best known as the mother of music superstar, Cher. Holt was an aspiring actress and occasional model when she had Cher, with husband, John Paul Sarkisian. The couple divorced when Cher was 14 months old, and Holt attempted to raise her child on her own. Hard financial times caused Holt to place Cher in foster care for a while when she was young. Holt was also briefly married to banker, Gilbert LaPiere, who adopted Cher. They had one child together, actress Georganne LaPiere.