Jun. 20th, 1949
Tuskegee, Alabama, USA
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- The godfather of his daughter 'Nicole Richie' (qv) is 'Michael Jackson (I)' (qv).
- 20 June 2003: Received star on Hollywood Walk of Fame.
- Adoptive father of 'Nicole Richie' (qv) with his then-wife, 'Brenda Harvey-Richie'..
- Performed at benefit dinner for Global Business Council on HIV/AIDS in front of former President 'Bill Clinton (I)' (qv) and UN Secy General 'Kofi Annan' (qv), 12 June 2002.
- Seriously considered becoming an Episcopalian Priest before turning to music.
- Has a son, Myles Brockman Richie (born on May 27, 1994), and a daughter, Sophia Richie (born August 26, 1998), with his second wife Diana.
- He was one of the original Commodores and left the group in 1982.
- A member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.