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Rick Springfield
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Springfield in May 2014
Born
Richard Lewis Springthorpe

23 August 1949 (1949-08-23) (age 70)
Occupation
  • Singer
  • actor
  • instrumentalist
  • songwriter
  • record producer
  • author
Years active 1962–present
Spouse(s)
Barbara Porter (m. 1984)
Partner(s) Linda Blair (1974-76)
Children 2 (with Porter)
Musical career
Genres Rock, pop, pop rock, hard rock, heavy metal
Instruments
Labels
Associated acts Zoot

Richard Springthorpe (born August 23, 1949), known better by his stage name Rick Springfield, is an Australian musician and actor. He was extremely popular in the 1980s thanks to a string of hit songs including "Jesse's Girl", and a recurring role on the TV show, General Hospital.

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