Happy Birthday Sir Cliff Richard!
British singer who has sold more than 250 million records internationally and who adopted a singing style reminiscent of Little Richard.
He was extremely rich and had servants while growing up in India. He was intrigued by skiffle and was given a guitar by his father when he was a teenager.
His debut single “Move It” influenced many British rock musicians.
He was born to parents Rodger Oscar Webb, a manager for a catering contractor, and Dorothy Marie Dazley.
Ringo Starr and The Beatles helped to build his fanbase.