Ronnie Wood

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Wood in 2011, photo by Prphotos.com

Birth Name: Ronald David Wood

Place of Birth: Uxbridge, Middlesex, England, U.K.

Date of Birth: 1 June, 1947

Ethnicity: English

Ronnie Wood is an English rock musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, artist, author, and radio personality. He is a member of The Rolling Stones, a band whose members also include Mick Jagger, Keith Richards, Charlie Watts, and, previously, Bill Wyman.

Ronnie is the son of Mercy Leah Elizabeth (Dyer) and Arthur Wood. He has six children. They include a son, musician Jesse Wood, with his former wife, model Krissy; and three with his former wife, model, television personality, and entrepreneur Jo Wood.

Ronnie’s paternal grandfather was Sylvester Wood (the son of Benjamin Wood and Harriet Harrison). Sylvester was born in Macclesfield, Cheshire. Harriet was the daughter of Samuel Harrison and Judith Brooks.

Ronnie’s paternal grandmother was named Phoebe Smith. Phoebe was born in Stafford, Staffordshire.

Sources: https://www.theguardian.com

Genealogy of Ronnie Wood (focusing on his father’s side) – http://www.geni.com

5 Responses

  1. andrew says:

    He has said in various interviews to have Gypsy roots.

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