Thompson, Richard

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Thompson, Richard Gender: M
Richard John Thompson
born on 3 April 1949 at 05:45 (= 05:45 AM )
Place Notting Hill (London), England, 51n30, 0w12
Timezone GDT h1e (is daylight saving time)
Data source
From memory
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Best
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 13°06' s_mo.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 03°27 Asc.s_piscol.18.gif 11°43'

Richard Thompson
photo: Dxede5x, license cc-by-sa-3.0


English musician, a guitarist and singer and founding member of Fairport Convention, the British folk-rock band. He left the group in 1970 to pursue a solo career. He released his first solo album two years later in 1972. With Linda Peters whom he married that year, he released six albums in addition to others on his own. They divorced in 1982 and he married Nancy Covey in 1985. Thompson has released several albums since then and has written soundtracks for mvies. In 2005, he wrote and performed the score of the documentary film "Grizzly Man."

Link to Wikipedia biography


  • business associate/partner relationship with Denny, Sandy (born 6 January 1947). Notes: Band mates in Fairport Convention


  • Relationship : Marriage 1972 (Linda Peters)
  • Work : Published/ Exhibited/ Released 1972 (First solo album)
  • Relationship : Divorce dates 1982 (From Linda Peters)
  • Relationship : Marriage 1985 (Nancy Covey)

Source Notes

Nick Dagan Best quotes Thompson's webmaster who obtained the information from Thompson's mother for "5:30-6:00 AM in Notting Hill Gate, London."


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Divorces
  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (Two)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Composer/ Arranger (Soundtracks)
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Group/ Duo
  • Vocation : Entertain/Music : Instrumentalist