2012 – Rod Stewart: “I’m absolutely devastated,” in having to miss his 2nd induction on This Day in Rock Music History! Rod is going to miss his old band’s induction because of the Flu. “I’m absolutely devastated,” Stewart said. “Shattered that I’m going to miss my second induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of […]
2011 – Rod Stewart just became a father for the eighth time. Stewart’s wife Penny Lancaster gave birth to a son, Aiden, on Wednesday, the 66-year-old rocker’s rep tells UsMagazine.com. PHOTOS: Can you believe these couples’ age differences? “Rod and Penny are thrilled…Mother and baby are healthy and blissfully happy,” the rep says, adding that […]
2007 – Rod Stewart collected his CBE from Prince Charles at Buckingham Palace. The singer who was honoured for his services to music wore a skull and crossbones tie, white trousers and a stripy shirt instead of the conventional morning suit.
2007 – Rod Stewart married model girlfriend Penny Lancaster on the Italian Riviera just outside the resort of Portofino. The 62 year old singer was previously married to models Alana Hamilton and Rachel Hunter and has seven children in total.
2007 – Rod Stewart was paid $1million when he performed at a billionaire’s birthday bash. Stewart was booked to play a one-hour gig to help Steve Schwarzman celebrate his 60th birthday held at New York’s Park Avenue Armory.
2005 – Rod Stewart received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame to honour a career spanning more than 40 years.
2000 – Rod Stewart had a one-hour throat operation at Cedar Sinai Medical Centre in Los Angeles to remove a growth on his thyroid. The growth turns out to be benign.
1994 – Bryan Adams, Rod Stewart and Sting started a three week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘All For Love’, a No.2 hit in the UK. Taken from the film ‘The Three Musketeers’.
1993 – Rod Stewart, Ronnie Wood, Ian McLagen, and Kenny Jones reunite as the Faces to perform “Stay With Me” and “Sweet Little Rock ‘n’ Roller” at the Brit Awards. Bill Wyman fills in for Ronnie Lane, who is suffering from multiple sclerosis.
1979 – Rod Stewart marries Alana Hamilton.
1979 – The No. 1 single in America today is Rod Stewart’s “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?” Chart Topper!
1979 – No. 1 Chart Toppers Pop Hit: “Da Ya Think I’m Sexy?” Rod Stewart. The song is an international success, reaching No. 1 in 11 countries.