Vince Neil Biography

Updated On Jul 27, 2017 Published On Oct 23, 2015
Facts of Vince Neil
Date of Birth: 1961 , February-8
Birth Nation: United States
Height: 5 Feet 9 Inch
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In 1981, he got married to his long-term girlfriend Elizabeth W. Lynn. The couple reportedly dated and had a romantica love affair. But unfortunately, they ended their marital relationship with a divorced in 1987, after 6 years of their wedding.

It seems like his extra marital affairs was the main reason for his divorce with his first wife as he was soon engaged with Sharise Ruddell and finally married her in April, 1988. He also has a daughter with her. This loving spouse got divorced in 1993.  

From the start of 1993, he became romantically linked with Heidi Mark. She is a model and an actress. They continued this love life for more than half a decade and finally got married on 28th of May, 2000. But this married life was dissolved within year.

After he ends his third married life he was not linked with any one till the end of 2004. But with the start of 2005, news came out that he is married to Lia Gerardini and it was said that they got married on 9th of January. In 2010, they announced that they are not seeing each other anymore but their divorced is not finalized yet.

Besides being the great fan of music, he was also good at good at playing football, basketball, baseball and many other sports in his childhood days. During his early career, he was associated with Rockandi. He became the band member of the musical band, Mötley Crüe in 1980.

He released his first album being the band member if this musical band in the same year. Since his early days, he has been earning huge amount of salary and net worth is rumored to be around $50 million.

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Born in Hollywood, Los Angeles

February 8 , 1961

Vince Neil was from the middle class family born as Vincent Neil Wharton in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States of America to Shirley (née Ortiz) and Clois "Odie" Wharton. He is an American and is of American and Mexican descent.

Joined Mötley Crüe

1980

While he was in the musical band Rockandi, he was discovered by one of the member of Mötley Crüe. Mötley Crüe was also able to lure him in their band and he joined then officially in 1980. It is also said that drummer Tommy Lee was his school mate and he was the main man to bring him in Mötley Crüe.

Released their first album

November 10 , 1981

He joined Mötley Crüe in 1980. Soon after joining them, they began recording their first album and they were also able to release their first album on 10th of November, 1981. With the release of this album this band became popular all over the United States. 

Married to Elizabeth W Lynn

1981

He got married for the first time in his life in 1981 and that was with Elizabeth W. Lynn. They also have a child from this married life. After being married for about six years, they decided to dissolve their married life. 

Married to Sharise Ruddell

1988

 It seems like his extra marital affairs was the main reason for his divorce with his first wife as he was soon engaged with Sharise Ruddell and finally married her in April, 1988. He also has a daughter with her. This loving spouse got divorced in 1993.  

Second child, Elizabeth Ashley Wharton

October 29 , 1983

Elizabeth Ashley Wharton is his first daughter and she was born after he got married with this first wife, Elizabeth W. Lynn. He and his wife Elizabeth welcomed their first child on 29th of October and they named her Elizabeth Ashley Wharton. 

First child, Neil Jason Wharton

October 3 , 1978

He became father for the first time in his life in 1978. He welcomed his first child on 3rd of October and it was a son and he named him Neil Jason Wharton. It seems like he was from his love affairs and there is no any information that Neil's mother was. 

Third child, Skylar Lynnae Neil

March 26 , 1991

Skylar Lynnae Neil is his third child and his second daughter. Skylar Lynnae Neil was born on 26th of March, 1991. She was born after he got married with Sharise Ruddell. Sharise Ruddell is a fashion model and she is also the mud wrestler. 

Began dating Heidi Mark

1993

Soon after he got divorced with Sharise Ruddell, he became romantically linked with Heidi Mark. Heidi Mark is a famous American actress. She has also established herself as a model. She is popular for being the Playboy’s Playmate of the Month.

Divorced with Heidi Mark

August 29 , 2001

After dating model and actress, Heidi Mark for more than half a decade they decided to enter into the new stage of their love life. They got married on 28th of May, 2000. But this married life was dissolved within year.

Married to Lia Gherardini

January 9 , 2005

He remained single for about four year after he ends his third married life. He was not linked with any one till the end of 2004. But with the start of 2005, news came out that he is married to Lia Gerardini and it was said that they got married on 9th of January. 

Began his acting career

1990

After being popular all over the world from being the band member of the musical band, he also desired to begin his acting career. In 1990, he appeared in The Adventures of Ford Fairlan. He has also appeared in several television shows. 

Released his first solo singles

1992

In 1992, he decided to leave the band, Mötley Crüe after he made some feud with other band members. Soon after that he began his solo career and signed a contract with Warner Brothers. He released his first solo single in 1992.