Jun. 20th, 1949
Tuskegee, Alabama, USA
Lionel Richie's Main TV Roles
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- He was one of the original Commodores and left the group in 1982.
- 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.
- Graduated from Tuskegee Institute in Alabama.
- A member of Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc.
- Inducted into the Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1994.
- The godfather of his daughter 'Nicole Richie' (qv) is 'Michael Jackson (I)' (qv).
- Adoptive father of 'Nicole Richie' (qv) with his then-wife, 'Brenda Harvey-Richie'..
- He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 7018 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California.