‘General Hospital’ : Happy Birthday To Dr. Noah Drake – 10 Things To Know About Rick Springfield

GH-Rick-springfield-birthday“General Hospital” star Rick Springfield who played Dr. Noah Drake on the popular Daytime Soap is celebrating a birthday today. (August 23 2015) In celebration of his birthday we decided to compose 10 things you need to know about Rick.

Enjoy the list and make sure to head over to Rick’s twitter, RIGHT HERE and wish him a very Happy Birthday!

  1. Rick was born on August 23, 1949 in South Wentworth Ville, New South Wales, Australia.
  2. Rick’s an Austrian musician, singer-song writer,actor and author.
  3. Rick was a member of the pop rock group Zoot from 1969 to 1971.
  4. Rick had a #1 hit with his song “Jessie’s Girl” in 1981,in both Australia and the U.S. Which he received the Grammy award for best male rock vocal.
  5. In 2010, he published his auto biography, Late, Late night: A Memoir.
  6. Rick is the son of Norman Spring Thorpe, an Australian army career officer.
  7. In 1978, Rick played the character of Zac in Battlestar Galactica.
  8. In 1984, Rick made a full length feature film titled Hard to Hold, and in 1998, he played in the film Legion.
  9. Rick appeared in Hawaii Five-O playing the role of a photographer Renny Sinclair.
  10. In October 1984, he married his girlfriend Barbara Porter, in his family’s church in Australia.

Happy Birthday Rick!

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    1. Annemarie LeBlanc says

      You are absolutely right Dani, thanks for pointing that out I have made the correction!

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