Why Famous: His collaborations with Andrew Lloyd Webber led to "Joseph & the Technicolor Dreamcoat", "Jesus Christ Superstar" and "Evita".
He achieved 'EGOT' status 2018 with his Emmy for the live television production of "Jesus Christ Superstar", having already won 5 Grammy Awards (Evita; Alladin; Aida), 3 Oscars (Alladin; The Lion King; Evita), and 3 Tony Awards (Evita; Aida).
He's also a big cricket buff.
- 1974-08-19 Oscar-winning lyricist Tim Rice (29) weds Jane McIntosh
- 1968-03-01 Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's musical "Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat" first performed as a 15-minute pop cantata at Colet Court School in London
- 1969-10-10 "Jesus Christ Superstar" soundtrack album by Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice is recorded
- 1978-06-21 Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice's musical "Evita" premieres in London starring Elaine Page
- 1988-04-28 Benny Andersson, Björn Ulvaeus, and Tim Rice's musical "Chess" opens at Imperial Theater NYC for 68 performances
- 2018-09-10 John Legend, Andrew Lloyd Webber and Tim Rice win Emmys for "Jesus Christ Superstar", making them all EGOT winners, Legend is the first black male winner