David Cassidy

Celebrity

Biography

  • Birth Name: David Bruce Cassidy
  • Birth Place: New York, New York, United States
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 04/12/1950, Aries
  • Profession: Actor; singer
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David Cassidy Fast Facts:
  • Made his Broadway debut in 1969 in the notorious flop The Figs Are Falling. Returned to Broadway in 1982 with better results as a replacement for Joseph during the original run of Joseph and the Amazing Technicolor Dreamcoat.
  • Starred with his then-stepmother Shirley Jones in The Partridge Family.
  • Was the world's highest paid performer by age 21.
  • Released his first solo album, Cherish, in 1972.
  • Posed nude in the May 11, 1972, issue of Rolling Stone magazine.
  • Daughter Katie Cassidy has covered his 1970 hit "I Think I Love You."
  • Races and breeds thoroughbred horses with wife Sue Shifrin.
  • Topped TV Guide's 2005 list of the 25 Greatest Teen Idols.
  • Worked with his three brothers in 2009 on the ABC Family show Ruby & the Rockits (Patrick costarred; Shaun produced; Ryan was a set designer).
  • Supports and speaks on behalf of the Alzheimer's Research & Prevention Foundation.
  • David Cassidy Relationships:
  • Shaun Cassidy - Half Brother
  • Katie Cassidy - Daughter
  • Sherry Benedon - Ex-significant Other
  • Jack Cassidy - Father
  • Beau Devin Cassidy - Son
  • Kay Lenz - Ex-wife
  • Shirley Jones - Stepmother
  • Patrick Cassidy - Half Brother
  • Sue Shifrin - Wife (separated)
  • Meryl Tanz - Ex-wife
  • Ryan Cassidy - Half Brother
  • Evelyn Ward - Mother
  • David Cassidy Awards:
  • 1978 Emmy: Outstanding Lead Actor for a Single Appearance in a Drama or Comedy Series - Nominee

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