David Essex

David Essex

David Essex  British Singer


Who is is he dating right now?

David Essex and Susan Hallam-Wright are married.


David Essex was previously married to Carlotta Christy (1997 - 2008) and Maureen Neal (1970 - 1996).

He has been in relationships with Sinitta (1984) and Donna Fielding.

David Essex has had encounters with Deborah Leng.


David Essex is a 69 year old British Singer. Born David Albert Cook on 23rd July, 1947 in Plaistow, Newham, England, UK and educated at Shipman County Secondary School, he is famous for Song: Rock On in a career that spans 1963–present. His zodiac sign is Cancer.

David Essex is a member of the following lists: English male musical theatre actors, English male television actors and People from Plaistow, Newham.


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Relationship Statistics

Married3 27 years 20 years, 12 months 9 years, 10 months
Dating2 33 years, 10 months 16 years, 5 months -
Encounter1 - - -
Total6 33 years, 10 months 15 years, 5 months 9 years, 10 months


First Name David
Last Name Essex
Full Name at Birth David Albert Cook
Age 69 years
Birthday 23rd July, 1947
Birthplace Plaistow, Newham, England, UK
Height 5' 10" (178 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Zodiac Sign Cancer
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
High School Shipman County Secondary School
Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Musician, Actor
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame Song: Rock On
Music Genre (Text) Pop, Musical Theatre, musical theatre
Music Genre Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1963–present
Music Style Contemporary Pop/Rock, Teen Idols, AM Pop
Music Mood Carefree, Fun, Summery, Stylish, Sweet, Romantic, Earnest, Gentle, Sentimental, Innocent, Amiable/Good-Natured, Cheerful, Party/Celebratory, Playful
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Harmonica, Drums, guitar, harmonica, drums
Record Label Columbia, Lamplight Records
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Curtis Brown Group
Official Websites http://www.davidessex.com/, www.facebook.com/pages/David-Essex-OBE/232797920119347, www.thebiographychannel.co.uk/biographies/david-essex.html, http://davidessex.com
Father Albert Cook
Mother Olive Kemp Cook

David Essex, OBE (born David Albert Cook; 23 July 1947) is an English musician, singer-songwriter, and actor. Since the 1970s, he has attained 19 Top 40 singles in the UK (including two number ones) and 16 Top 40 albums. He has also had an extensive career as an actor.

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Partner Comparison

David Essex69 CancerSinger
Susan Hallam-Wright-Actress
Carlotta Christy-
Sinitta48 LibraSinger
Maureen Neal-
Deborah Leng52 AriesModel
Donna Fielding57Dancer


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The Guvnors2014Mickey SnrMovie
Heartbeat1992Johnny LeeTV Show
Journey of Honor1991Don PedroMovie
The River1988Davey JacksonTV Show
EastEnders1985Eddie MoonTV Show
Rece do góry1981Movie
Silver Dream Racer1980Nick FreemanMovie
David Essex1977HostTV Show
The Big Bus1976Bus PassengerMovie
Twiggy1975TV Show
The Christmas Messenger (TV Shor1975The Storyteller (voice)Movie
Stardust1974Jim MacLaineMovie
London Bridge1974TV Show
That'll Be the Day1973Jim MacLaineMovie
The John Denver Show1973TV Show
¡Señoras y señores!1973TV Show
All Coppers Are...1972Ronnie BriggsMovie
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Sez Les1969Special GuestTV Show
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Posted commentsView all comments (5)

esterFeb 9, 2011

Dear David I´m from Brasil,I saw you singin " Oh what a circus"Evita, by DVD, I felt in love for your interpretation and emotoin.I enjoy it so much.Congratulations.

Julie RelihanJan 13, 2010

Dear David, I have discovered your song Verity for the first time during 2009, and listen to it every morning, it is the most beautiful song ever. I hope you had a beautiful Christmas with your family. Julie Relihan

Julie RelihanDec 1, 2009

Dear David, I still watch your Movies, That`l be the Day, and Starust, Silver Dream Machine and the River Series every week, in South Africa, and still enjoy it as much as always, it is my treasures. Thank you for making them, it will always be part of my life.

Julie RelihanNov 29, 2009

Thank you David for all the years of the pleasure of your variety of talent that I have been able to enjoy and the joy of your music

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