Pete Townshend

Pete Townshend

Pete Townshend  British Guitarist

Who is is he dating right now?

Pete Townshend and Rachel Fuller are in a long-term relationship.


Pete Townshend was previously married to Karen Astley (1968 - 2000).

He has been in relationships with Carol Daltrey.

Pete Townshend has had encounters with Ronnie Lane (1977) and Gayle O'Connor.


Pete Townshend is a 71 year old British Guitarist. Born Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend on 19th May, 1945 in London, England, UK, he is famous for Guitarist/Songwriter of the Who in a career that spans 1962–present. His zodiac sign is Taurus.

Pete Townshend is a member of the following lists: People educated at Acton County Grammar School, Atco Records artists and British rhythm and blues boom musicians.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 37 years - -
Dating2 17 years, 10 months 8 years, 5 months -
Encounter2 40 years, 10 months 20 years, 11 months -
Total5 40 years, 10 months 19 years, 9 months 17 years, 10 months


First Name Pete
Middle Name Dennis Blandford
Last Name Townshend
Full Name at Birth Peter Dennis Blandford Townshend
Alternative Name Bijou Drains
Age 71 years
Birthday 19th May, 1945
Birthplace London, England, UK
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Taurus
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Other
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Guitarist, Musician, singer-songwriter, composer, musical arranger, author
Occupation Guitarist
Claim to Fame Guitarist/Songwriter of the Who
Music Genre (Text) Rock, Art Rock, Hard Rock, Power Pop, Progressive Rock, British beat, Jazz, hard rock, power pop, progressive rock, jazz, art rock
Music Genre Rock, Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1962–present
Music Style Singer/Songwriter, Hard Rock, Contemporary Pop/Rock, Album Rock, Art Rock, Classical
Music Mood Cathartic, Cerebral, Provocative, Rollicking, Energetic, Indulgent, Ambitious, Literate, Intimate, Exuberant, Earthy, Poignant, Passionate, Reflective, Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Organic, Quirky, Witty, Brash, Joyous
Instrument Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Keyboards, Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Bass, Harmonica, Keyboards, Banjo, Tin Whistle, Mandolin, Ukulele, Violin, Accordion, Drums, guitar, bass, harmonica, keyboards, banjo, tin whistle, mandolin, ukulele, violin, accordion, drums
Record Label Track, Polydor, Atlantic, Atco, Decca, Rykodisc, Warner Bros.
Associated Acts The Who, Deep End, Ronnie Lane, Thunderclap Newman
Official Websites,,
Father Cliff Townshend
Mother Betty Dennis Townshend
Brother Simon Townshend, Paul Townshend
Family Member Emma Townshend (Daughter), Aminta Townshend (Daughter), Joseph Townshend (Son)

Peter Dennis Blandford "Pete" Townshend (born 19 May 1945) is an English musician, singer, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist, best known as the lead guitarist, backing vocalist, and songwriter, for the rock band The Who. His career with the Who spans over 50 years, during which time the band grew to be considered one of the most influential bands of the 20th century.

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Partner Comparison

Pete Townshend71 TaurusGuitarist
Rachel Fuller43 LeoPianist
Ronnie Lane51 AriesBassist
Karen Astley69 GeminiDesigner
Gayle O'Connor-
Carol Daltrey-


Emma KateFemale28th March, 196947 years old
Aminta AliceFemale24th April, 197145 years old
JosephMale198927 years old


Quadrophenia: Live in London2014Movie
Super Bowl XLIV Halftime Show2010The Who (as Pete Townsend)TV Movie
I'm in a Rock 'n' Roll Band2010TV Show
The Secret Adventures of Tom Thumb1993Movie
The Simpsons1989Pete TownshendTV Show
White City1985Pete FountainMovie
Ready, Steady, Go!1963The Wicked StepmotherTV Show


Posted commentsView all comments (8)

CraigSnyderMay 15, 2013

He's a great performer and composer.

guitarNov 7, 2009

did he have a wild past with groupies.where are they.

CatalinaCatherineeSep 16, 2009

Pete is not just sweet. He has the gift that Hendrix embedded within. The fight to never give in. And the son that will always be the star in the eyes that Pete doth see....through.

KatJan 24, 2009

Pete had something going on with Ronnie Lane??

TheWHOfanOct 13, 2008

I love you petey!

okaschnitzSep 2, 2008

a great!

essavantownsgirlJul 15, 2008

perfect! he is the hottest delicious person ever!

TinuxOct 19, 2007

he`s sooo sexy!

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