Patti Smith

Patti Smith
Patti Smith  American Singer

Patti Smith dating history

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Patti Smith is currently single.


Patti Smith was previously married to Fred 'Sonic' Smith (1980 - 1994).

Patti Smith has been engaged to Oliver Ray (1997).

Patti Smith has been in relationships with Ralph Fiennes (2009), Sam Shepard (1981 - 1982), Jimmy Iovine (1978), Allen Lanier (1973 - 1978), Robert Mapplethorpe (1967 - 1972), Jim Carroll, Paul Simonon, Tom Verlaine, Bruce Springsteen and Todd Rundgren.

Patti Smith has had an encounter with Penny Arcade.


Patti Smith is a 76 year old American Singer. Born Patricia Lee Smith on 30th December, 1946 in Grant Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA, she is famous for her debut album “Horses” (1975), her hit single “Because the Night” (1978), and her induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007 in a career that spans 1967–present. Her zodiac sign is Capricorn.

Patti Smith is a member of the following lists: Patti Smith, 1946 births and American contraltos.


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Relationship Statistics

Married1 15 years, 10 months - -
Engaged1 26 years, 2 months - -
Dating10 5 years 1 year, 1 month 1 year
Encounter1 - - -
Total13 26 years, 2 months 4 years 1 year


First Name Patti
Middle Name Lee
Maiden Name Smith
Full Name at Birth Patricia Lee Smith
Alternative Name Godmother of Punk, Patricia Lee Smith, Patricia Smith, Patti Smith, Patti, The Godmother of Punk, Patti, The Godmother of Punk
Age 76 years
Birthday 30th December, 1946
Birthplace Grant Hospital of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois, USA
Height 5' 7¾" (172 cm)
Weight 117lbs (53 kg)
Build Slim
Eye Color Blue
Hair Color Grey
Distinctive Feature Lanky frame
Zodiac Sign Capricorn
Sexuality Bisexual
Religion Jahovah's Witness
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
High School Deptford Township High School
University Glassboro State Teachers College (dropped out due to pregnancy)
Occupation Text Singer-Songwriter, Poet, Visual Artist, Author
Occupation Singer
Claim to Fame her debut album “Horses” (1975), her hit single “Because the Night” (1978), and her induction into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 2007
Music Genre (Text) Rock, Protopunk, Punk Rock, Art Punk, Blues Rock, Proto-Punk, Art Rock
Music Genre Rock, Pop/Rock
Year(s) Active 1971–present, 1967–present
Music Style Proto-Punk, Punk/New Wave, New York Punk, Album Rock, Hard Rock
Music Mood Cathartic, Fiery, Hungry, Theatrical, Rousing, Intense, Fierce, Rebellious, Intimate, Visceral, Confrontational, Earnest, Sophisticated, Poignant, Reflective, Angry, Cerebral, Literate, Earthy, Passionate
Instrument Vocals
Instrument (text) Vocals, Guitar, Clarinet
Record Label Arista, Columbia
Associated Acts Tom Verlaine, Blue Öyster Cult
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) Celebrity Talent International, Grabow Entertainment Agency, Primary Talent International
Official Websites,,,,
Friend Duncan Hannah, Bebe Buell (Patti talked Bebe into doing Playboy)

Patricia Lee Smith (born December 30, 1946) is an American singer, songwriter, poet, painter and author who became an influential component of the New York City punk rock movement with her 1975 debut album Horses.

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Partner Comparison

Patti Smith76 CapricornSinger
Ralph Fiennes60 CapricornActor
Oliver Ray-Guitarist
Sam Shepard73 ScorpioActor
Fred 'Sonic' Smith51 VirgoGuitarist
Jimmy Iovine70 PiscesMusic Producer
Allen Lanier-
Robert Mapplethorpe42 ScorpioPhotographer
Tom Verlaine73 SagittariusGuitarist
Bruce Springsteen73 VirgoMusician
Todd Rundgren74 CancerMusician
Jim Carroll60 LeoPoet
Penny Arcade72 CancerPerformance Artist
Paul Simonon67 SagittariusBassist
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NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
JacksonMale198241 years oldFred 'Sonic' Smith
JesseFemale198736 years oldFred 'Sonic' Smith


Quest for Craft2021TV Show
Rolling Thunder Revue2019The Punk PoetMovie
Song to Song2017Patti SmithMovie
The Killing2011Female DoctorTV Show
It's All Relative2009Singer at FuneralShort Film
Number One!2009TV Show
The Big Empty2003TravelerMovie
Law & Order: Criminal Intent2001Prof. Cleo AlexanderTV Show
The Rugrats Movie1998Newborn Baby (singing voice)Movie
R.E.M. Feat. Patti Smith: E-Bow the Letter1996Patti SmithMusic Video
Patti Smith: Memorial Tribute1993Patti Smith (voice)Music Video
Rock My Religion1984Movie
So It Goes1976TV Show
Robert Having His Nipple Pierced1971Narrator (uncredited)Short Film
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MartianAwarenessMartianAwarenessMar 8, 2015

Visionary. Iconoclastic. Mesmerizing performer. Incisive lyrics. In short, a revelation.

MartianAwarenessMartianAwarenessSep 29, 2014

Truly a rock icon. Poet, writer, muse. Deserves to be called a Goddess.

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