Rod Stewart Biography

Updated On Feb 15, 2019 Published On Nov 11, 2015
Facts of Rod Stewart
Date of Birth: 1945 , January-10
Birth Nation: United Kingdom
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
Name Richie Sambora
Nationality Ameriacn
Birth Place/City Perth Amboy, New Jersey
Profession Guitarist
Body Measurements 34-23-33
Breast Size 34 B
Waist size 29
Hip Size 37
Weight in KG 97 kg
Online Presence Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, My Space
Father Adam C. Sambora
Mother Joan Sienila
Ethnicity White
Eye Color Light-Brown
Famous for Her hit songs and lyrics, Leona Lewis came into limelight after her debut album titled Spirit in 2007
Married Yes
Education Kean University
Awards Not Yet
Movies Hannah Montana: The Movie
TV Show The Office
Net Worth $ 65 million
Hair Color Light-Brown
Siblings Shawn Hardin
Birth Name Melora Diane Hardin
Salary N/A
Face Color n
Affair with Lou Al -Chamaa (past), Dennis Jauch (past)
Girlfriend Kat Dennings
Religion Christian
Nick Name Jimmy
Working For ITV2
Special Title BaoHaus (Manhattan restaurant)
Divorce Heather Locklear (m. 2007)
Books Dreams, Spirit vocal, piano
Chest Size 40
Bicep Size 14
Married to Heather Locklear (m. 1994)
Children Ava Elizabeth Sambora
Albums Spirit, I Am, Best Kept Secret, Twilight, Echo, Glassheart
Shoe Size 7.5 (US)
Sisters Marie Leguizamo ,Emily Leguizamo
Tattoo(s) Yes
Boyfriend Lou Al -Chamaa (past), Dennis Jauch (past)
Music Group Bon Jovi (Since 1983), Message
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With his distinctive raspy singing voice, Rod Stewart revitalized the world of music in the late 1960s and the early 1970s becoming one of the best-selling music artists of all time. The legendary singer has sold more than 100 million records worldwide. Some of his most successful albums include like Out of Order, which also features a number of charters hit singles like Forever Young and My Heart Can't Tell You No. 

Early Life And Education Of Rod Stewart

Rod Stewart was born on 10 January 1945 (age 74)
Highgate, London, England. He is the son born to Elsie Gilbart and Robert Stewart. He has two brothers Robert Stewart and Don Stewart, and two sisters named Mary Stewart and Peggy Stewart. 

Rod Stewart's Professional Career

With his distinctive raspy singing voice, Rod Stewart gained worldwide attention in the late 1960s. He joined The Dimensions as a harmonica player and part-time vocalist in October 1963. 

From his most successful album Out of Order, Stewart released a number of charters hit singles like Forever Young and My Heart Can't Tell You No. 

Rod Stewart's Net Worth And Earnings 

Rod Stewart has released numerous best selling albums and earned a tremendous amount of net worth which as per celebrity net worth is around $235 million, in 2019. 

Rod Stewart's Personal Life And Relationship 

Rod Stewart has dated with numerous actresses and models. He has eight children with five different partners. In 1963 he was in a relationship with artist Susannah Boffey. They had one child together. They dissolved their relationship in 1964. In 1979, she got married to Alana Hamilton and they have two children together and in 1984 they divorced. 

Following their separation, the singer went on to involve in a relationship with model Kelly Emberg but they did not last long and split up in 1990. 

In 1990, Stewart got married to Rachel Hunter they had also two children together. They end their marriage in 2006. For the third time, Rod got married to Penny Lancaster Stewart in 2007 and she also gave birth two children together. 

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Born in North London, England

January 10 , 1945

Rod Stewart was born in Highgate, North London, England. He was born in working class family to father Robert Stewart and mother Elsie Gilbart. He is of Scottish and British descent. He is English and is of white ethnicity.

Began his career in Music


Before 1960 he didn’t began take interest in music but after 1961 he joined a band called Ray Davis Quartet and became a lead singer in 1962. In 1964 he started his solo career singing Decca records. He is one of the bestselling music artists.

Began dating Susannah Boffey


Susannah Boffey was the first love of Rod Stewart. In 1963 he was in relationship with art student Susannah Boffey. They both were at their teen at that time. They had one child together. They dissolved their relationship in 1964.

First child, Sarah Streeter


Rod Stewart first became father at the age of eighteen. Susannah Boffey his first love gave his first baby together in 1963. It was sweet little girl and named her Sarah Streeter. Sarah was raised by adoptive parents.

Married to Alana Hamilton


After having numerous affairs with models and actresses Rod Stewart was first   married to Alana Hamilton in 1979. Alana is an American actress and model. She had already married once before Rod Stewart. They had a son and a daughter together.

Divorced with Alana Hamilton


After spending five years together with Alana Hamilton, his married life with her came to an end in 1984. The reason behind their divorced was extra marital affair of Rod. He was dating with model which was fifteen years younger than him.

Began dating Kelly Emberg


He got divorced to Alana in 1984 but he had love relationship with Kelly Emberg in 1983. Kelly Emberg is an American former model. After being in relationship for six years they split in 1990. They had one daughter together.

Married to Rachel Hunter

December 15 , 1990

Rod Stewart married to Rachel Hunter as his second wife in 1990. Rachel Hunter is a model, actress and TV host as well. She is from New Zealand. She was only 21 when she met Rod. They were married in 1990. They had two children together.

Divorced with Rachel Hunter

November 3 , 2006

After spending eight years together Rod Stewart and Rachel Hunter got divorced on 2 November 2006. They are separated in 1999 but their divorced was finalized in 2006 after six years legal battle. Rachel was one who filed for divorce.

Married to Penny Lancaster

June 16 , 2007

He married Penny Lancaster as his third wife in 2007. They got married at Portofino, Italy. Penny Lancaster is an English model and photographer. They had two children together and happily spending their life together till now.

Awarded by Brit Award


He is one of the bestselling music artists and had won several awards till now. He was awarded by Brit Award in 1993 for outstanding contribution to music. This award is awarded for excellence music.  He also won CBE award in 2007.

Recieved Diamond Award


He received Diamond Award from World Music Awards. World Music Awards is an international award show. The Diamond Award was created in 2001 to award the artist who has sold over 100 million records worldwide. For the first time Rod was the one who awarded by this award.