Rick Allen

Rick Allen

Rick Allen  English Drummer


Who is he dating right now?

Lauren Monroe and Rick Allen have been married for 16 years since Oct 2003. view relationship


Rick Allen was previously married to Stacy Gilbert (1991 - 2000).

Rick Allen has been in relationships with Miriam Barendsen (1982 - 1987) and Jade Jenise Dixon (1981).

Rick Allen has had an encounter with Lisa Nichols.


Rick Allen is a 56 year old English Drummer. Born Richard John Cyril Allen on 1st November, 1963 in Dronfield, Derbyshire, England, he is famous for Def Leppard in a career that spans 1978–1985, 1986–present. His zodiac sign is Scorpio.

Rick Allen is a member of the following lists: 1963 births, English expatriates in the United States and English rock drummers.


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Relationship Statistics

Married2 18 years, 8 months 14 years, 10 months 11 years
Dating2 5 years 2 years, 6 months 1 month
Encounter1 - - -
Total5 18 years, 8 months 6 years, 11 months 1 month


First Name Rick
Middle Name John Cyril
Last Name Allen
Full Name at Birth Richard John Cyril Allen
Alternative Name Thundergod, Black Knight, The Thunder God
Age 56 years
Birthday 1st November, 1963
Birthplace Dronfield, Derbyshire, England
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Scorpio
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality English
Occupation Text Musician, drummer for the English hard rock band Def Leppard
Occupation Drummer
Claim to Fame Def Leppard
Music Genre (Text) Hard rock, heavy metal, glam metal
Year(s) Active 1978–present, 1978–1985, 1986–present
Instrument (text) Drums, percussion, accordion, vocals, electronic drums
Record Label Island, Mercury, Polygram
Associated Acts Def Leppard
Official Websites defleppard.com, http://www.rickallen.com, http://rickallen.com
Father Geoffrey Allen
Mother Kathleen Allen
Brother Robert Allen
Family Member Lauren Shane Allen (daughter), Josefine Allen (daughter)
Friend Joe Elliott, Rick Savage, Vivian Campbell, Phil Collen, Jeff Rich
Favorite Bands Ac/dc, Status Quo

Richard John Cyril Allen (born 1 November 1963) is an English drummer who has played for the hard rock band Def Leppard since 1978. He overcame the amputation of his left arm in 1985 and continued to play with the band, which subsequently went on to its most commercially successful phase. He is known as "The Thunder God" by fans.

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Partner Comparison

Rick Allen56 ScorpioDrummer
Lauren Monroe53 VirgoSinger
Stacy Gilbert59 PiscesOther
Miriam Barendsen57 Leo
Jade Jenise Dixon66 Gemini
Lisa Nichols-Teacher


NameGenderBornAgeOther Parent
Lauren ShaneFemale20th May, 199723 years oldStacy Gilbert
JosefineFemale1st December, 20109 years oldLauren Monroe


Mirrormask2005Man In a BoxMovie


Posted commentsView all comments (17)

teresa feltonJan 30, 2013

Rick i am so glade the bandmembers kept u in the band.the video u had made with the circus animals in did u saw girl that bit surpose to be there. Itis me!soon we will MEET.

TkaipinoTkaipinoMar 30, 2010

In about 1989 in need of adventure, I had reached the top of NZ North Island in a dance group, as well as climbing Mt Tongariro barefoot for a Geography trip. Hillarious! Love Bites became a favorite so begged the parents for a Xmas pressy. It was so.

wallaceMar 20, 2010

Yeah, add groupie Lisa Nichols! I like her!

jeannetteFeb 27, 2010

Her name is Lisa Nichols! She was a groupie from the 80s. Yes, she claims to have slept with Rick Allen, but, also, Dave Sabo and Dave Mustaine. Thanks.

fredFeb 18, 2010

Add famous groupie Lisa Rigsbee who also got involved with many others rock stars. Thanks!

taylorJan 22, 2010

Add his longtime girlfriend Miriam Barendsen. She`s the one who got in that car accident with him when he lost his arm. Thanks.

cutieJan 16, 2010

what about miriam. any infos on that.

boboNov 29, 2009

i would love to see some pictures of stacy gilbert. soon i hope. and if you could add miriam barendsen up there. that would be appreciated.

karenNov 13, 2009

miriam should be listed there,too. i would love to see stacy gilbert. thank you.

732Nov 7, 2009

you forgot to put miriam barendsen up there. she was one of rick`s first girlfriend. when are we gonna see what stacy gilbert looked like.

xoxoOct 11, 2009

stacy gilbert use to go out with a guy from a rock band keel.Is anyone remember that.show us that pics.

veronicaJan 2, 2009

GREAT DRUMMER!!!! and he`s such a cutie! <3

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