Rod Stewart

Singer Rod Stewart
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Full Name: Roderick David Stewart
Profession: Singer


Biography: One of the best-selling music artists of all time, having sold over 100 million records worldwide. He is known for his distinctive raspy singing voice.

Born: January 10, 1945
Birthplace: London, England
Age: 77 years old

Generation: Silent Generation
Chinese Zodiac: Monkey
Star Sign: Capricorn

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Married Life

  • 1979-04-06 British singer Rod Stewart (34) weds American model and actress Alana Collins(33); divorce in 1984
  • 1990-12-15 British singer Rod Stewart (45) weds American supermodel Rachel Hunter (21); divorce in 2006
  • 2006-11-02 British singer Rod Stewart (58) divorces model Rachel Hunter (33) due to irreconcilable differences
  • 2007-06-16 British singer Rod Stewart (62) weds model Penny Lancaster (36) in a cloistered medieval abbey at La Cervara

Historical Events

  • 1964-09-10 Rod Stewart records his 1st single "Good Morning Little Schoolgirl"
  • 1969-10-18 British singer Rod Stewart joins Small Faces
  • 1972-09-02 Rod Stewart's 1st #1 hit single in the UK, "You Wear it Well"
  • 1979-02-10 "Da Ya Think I'm Sexy?" by Rod Stewart peaks at #1
  • 1982-04-26 Rod Stewart is mugged, gunman steals his $50,000 Porsche on Hollywood Boulevard, Los Angeles, California
  • 1989-07-05 British singer Rod Stewart hits his head on a lighting fixture while on stage and knocks himself out in Pine Knob, Michigan
  • 1994-01-19 9th Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductees: The Animals; The Band; Duane Eddy; The Grateful Dead; Elton John; John Lennon; Bob Marley; Rod Stewart; Willie Dixon; and Johnny Otis
  • 2002-06-28 Glastonbury Festival in Pilton, England opens: Coldplay, and Rod Stewart headline; other performers include Roger Waters, Isaac Hayes, Ani DiFranco, The Charletons, and The White Stripes

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