American singer-songwriter and guitarist
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About Lita Ford
Lita Ford is a celebrated English-American guitarist, songwriter and singer who gained fame as the lead guitarist of The Runaways - an American all-female rock band famed for such songs as Cherry Bomb and Queens of Noise. After the demise of The Runaways in 1979, she began a solo career and released a number of albums, including Out for Blood and Lita.
She was engaged to iconic Black Sabbath guitarist Tony Iommi in the mid-1980s, but the couple never made it down the aisle. From 1990 to 1992, she was married to guitarist Chris Holmes. In 1994, she got married to her second husband singer Jim Gillette, with whom she mothered two children. The marriage ended in divorce in 2011.
She started playing the guitar when she was 11 years old.
In 2012, she accused her ex-husband Gillette of coercing their two sons to physically attack her. She eventually lost custody of the children in 2012.
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Famous quotes by Lita Ford
I like to travel. I love touring, I love playing.Lita Ford
I need that aggressive attitude to play my music and more men have that attitude than women.Lita Ford
It's better for me to play with guys because Rock 'n' Roll has such an aggressive attitude.Lita Ford
Stiletto, I look at it more as an attitude as opposed to a high-heeled shoe.Lita Ford
Lita Ford's Popularity
Lita Ford is a famous American singer-songwriter and guitarist, who was born on September 18, 1958. As a person born on this date, Lita Ford is listed in our database as the 20th most popular celebrity for the day (September 18) and the 45th most popular for the year (1958).
People born on September 18 fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin. Lita Ford is the 515th most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to Lita Ford's birthday, Lita Ford is the 3503rd most famous American and ranks 100th in famous people born in London, England, UK.
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