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Rick Allen was born on November 1, 1963 in Sheffield, England as Richard John Cyril Allen. He has been married to Lauren Monroe since October 10, 2003. They have one child. He was previously married to Stacy Gilbert. See full bio »
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 2013 Grand Theft Auto V (Video Game) (writer: "Photograph" - as Richard John Cyril Allen)
 2012 Rock of Ages (writer: "Rock of Ages" - uncredited)
 2012 That's My Boy (writer: "Rock Of Ages")
 2007 Balls of Fury (writer: "Rock Of Ages", "Photograph", "Pour Some Sugar On Me" - as Richard Allen)
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On the afternoon of 31 December 1984, Rick was driving with his girlfriend, when he was involved in a serious car accident. His seat belt had severed his left arm at he shoulder, and it was reattached with surgery. Three days later, the arm became infected and doctors had to amputate it. He taught himself to play drums using his right arm and left foot, and returned as a member of Def Leppard to ... See more »


Famously plays with one arm having lost the other in a car accident


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