Richard Z. Kruspe
Birth Name: Zven Kruspe
Place of Birth: Wittenberge, East Germany (now Germany)
Date of Birth: 24 June, 1967
Richard Z. Kruspe is a German musician and guitarist, of the German Neue Deutsche Härte band Rammstein, as well as the frontman of the band Emigrate. Other members of Rammstein include Paul Landers, Till Lindemann, Christian Lorenz, Oliver Riedel, and Christoph Schneider.
He was originally given the name Zven Kruspe, but changed his name to Richard under the belief that everyone should be able to change their name.
He has three children from previous relationships, including one with musician Margaux Bossieux.