Samantha Fox

Model + Singer and Actor

Samantha Karen "Sam" Fox is an English dance-pop singer, actress, and former glamour model. In 1983, at the age of 16, she began her topless modelling career on Page Three of The Sun, and went on to become a popular pin-up girl. In 1986, she launched her pop music career with her debut single "Touch Me (I Want Your Body)", which became a Number 1 hit in 17 countries. She has since sold over 30 million albums worldwide.… Read More

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1966 Birth Born on April 15, 1966.


1982 16 Years Old In 1982, when Fox was 16, her mother submitted several photographs that she had taken of her daughter in lingerie to The Sunday People newspaper's Girl of the Year amateur modelling contest. … Read More
1983 17 Years Old Her parents gave their consent for her to pose topless, and her first Page 3 photograph appeared in the Sun on 22 February 1983.
1984 18 Years Old She signed a four-year Page 3 modelling contract with the Sun, and won its "Page 3 Girl of the Year" award for three consecutive years between 1984 and 1986. … Read More


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In 1986, she launched her pop-music career with her debut single "Touch Me (I Want Your Body)", which hit Number 1 in 17 countries. … Read More
1989 23 Years Old In 1989, she co-presented the BRIT Awards with Mick Fleetwood, which became notorious for turning into a shambles; Fox has asserted in interviews since that the autocue did not work properly that night. … Read More
1990 24 Years Old In 1990 she appeared on the sitcom Charles in Charge as Samantha Steele, a fictional rock star whose agent pushes her to romance Charles (Scott Baio) so the paparazzi will print it in the tabloids. … Read More
1991 25 Years Old Fox's father Patrick, a former carpenter, managed her career until 1991, when she hired accountants to trace over £1 million that she believed he had embezzled from her accounts.
1994 28 Years Old In 1994, it was reported that Fox had become a born again Christian; that year she played at the Christian arts festival Greenbelt. … Read More
1995 29 Years Old She sued her father, who by then had divorced and remarried, and in May 1995 she was awarded a £363,000 court settlement.


1999 33 Years Old Rumours regarding Fox's sexual orientation began to surface in 1999 when she judged a lesbian beauty pageant, and rumours circulated that the woman she resided with—Cris Bonacci, the Australian former guitarist for the rock band Girlschool—was her lover. … Read More
2000 34 Years Old Patrick Fox died in 2000, at which time they had not spoken for almost a decade.
2003 37 Years Old In February 2003, Fox made a statement about her personal life: "I have slept with other women but I've not been in love before Myra Stratton. … Read More


2009 43 Years Old In August 2009, she announced her plans to form a civil partnership with Stratton.
2011 45 Years Old In June 2011, she appeared as part of a campaign for LGBT charity The Albert Kennedy Trust.
2012 46 Years Old In 2012 her first 4 albums were-re-issued as double deluxe CDs by Cherry Red. … Read More
2015 49 Years Old On 2 August 2015, Fox's long-term partner, Stratton, died following a two-year battle with cancer. … Read More


2016 50 Years Old In July 2016 Fox became a participant in Celebrity Big Brother 18 where she just missed out on reaching the final and finished in 7th place.
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