Tuesday, July 29, 2014   

Mick Jagger’s many loves
(03-18 09:19)

Since becoming famous 50 years ago, Mick Jagger has had a series of high-profile relationships.
Here are some of his former wives and girlfriends:

_Chrissie Shrimpton: A leading British model he dated in the mid-1960s, just as the Rolling Stones were becoming stars. The relationship ended bitterly, with Shrimpton later saying she attempted suicide over his alleged affairs with other women.

_Marianne Faithfull: She was a teenager when she met Jagger and had a hit single in 1964 with a cover of the Rolling Stones ballad “As Tears Go By.'' They were one of rock's most glamorous couples in the late `60s, but the relationship came apart after she had a miscarriage. In 1969, she nearly overdosed on Tuinals, which are sedatives, and she struggled with drug addiction for years after.

_Bianca Jagger: Mick Jagger met Bianca Perez-Mora Macias in 1970 and they were married a year later in France, a jet set occasion with guests including Paul McCartney and fellow Rolling Stone Keith Richards. They had a daughter, Jade, but the relationship soon soured and they divorced in 1978. A native of Nicaragua, Bianca Jagger is now a prominent human rights activist.

_Jerry Hall: Jagger began seeing the Texas-born model while still married to Bianca. Hall reportedly inspired the Stones' classic “Miss You.'' They had four children, but allegations of numerous Jagger infidelities helped drive them apart and they split up in 1999. A 1990 wedding ceremony in Bali was annulled.—AP
   
Other World breaking news:
Italian tenor Bergonzi dies at age 90 (07-28 18:50)
(Flight MH17) Police team halts trip to crash site (07-28 18:31)
Japan to step up sanctions against Russia (07-28 18:30)
(Flight MH17) Plane hit multiple times by shrapnel: Ukrainian security (07-28 18:25)
6 dead in India landslide (07-28 17:33)
OSI says China unit fell short of standards (07-28 17:26)
Pyongyang threatens nuclear strike on White House (07-28 16:51)
(Flight MH17) Downing of jet 'may amount to a war crime', says UN (07-28 16:33)
Another foot-and-mouth case in SKorea (07-28 15:49)
(Flight MH17) Dutch, Australian cops go to crash site (07-28 15:37)

More breaking news >>

© 2014 The Standard, The Standard Newspapers Publishing Ltd.
Contact Us | About Us | Newsfeeds | Subscriptions | Print Ad. | Online Ad. | Street Pts

 


Home | Top News | Local | Business | China | ViewPoint | CityTalk | World | Sports | People | Central Station | Spree | Features

The Standard

Trademark and Copyright Notice: Copyright 2014, The Standard Newspaper Publishing Ltd., and its related entities. All rights reserved.  Use in whole or part of this site's content is prohibited.   Use of this Web site assumes acceptance of the
Terms of Use, Privacy Policy Statement and Copyright Policy.  Please also read our Ethics Statement.