John Legend Personal Details
Birth Name: John Roger Stephens
Nickname: Johnny, Legend
Born: December 28, 1978
Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
Birth Place: Springfield, Ohio, USA
Residence: Los Angeles, California, USA
Education: He attended North High School before attending the University of Pennsylvania
Occupation: Singer, songwriter, actor
Net Worth: $20 million
John Legend Measurements
Height: 5’9″ (1.75 m)
Weight: 158 lbs (71 kg)
Hair color: Black
Eye color: Dark Brown
Shoe Size: 11.5
Distinctive features: Soft voice, slanting eyes
Best known for: Winning 9 Grammy awards, one Academy Award, and one Golden Globe, but also for his numerous hit songs
John Legend Family:
Father – Ronald Stephens
Mother – Phyllis Stephens
Siblings – Vaughn Anthony
John Legend Dated:
- Jessica White (2005) – He dated American model Jessica White for a while in 2005.
- Wafah Dufour (2006) – For a brief period of time, John dated Swiss singer Wafah Dufour.
- Danielle Abreu (2006 – He also dated Brazilian model Danielle Abreu for a while in 2006 before calling it quits towards the end of the year.
- Tayo Otiti (2006) – John dated Nigerian model Tayo Otiti for a very short period of time
- Christine Teigen (2008–Present) – John is currently married to Thai-Norwegian model Christine Teigen since 2013 and they look quite happy together.
First Album: He released his first album called ‘Get Lifted’ on December 28, 2004.
First Film: John made his debut on the big screen in 2005 with his role as a Memphis Parking Lot Donor in ‘Loverboy’
First TV appearance: He first appeared on television in 2000 as himself in ‘Curb Your Enthusiasm’
Personal trainer: John Legend works out under the guidance of personal trainer Malcolm Martin for quite some time now.
John Legend Favorite Things, Facts & Hobbies:
- He started taking piano lessons when he was 4 years old.
- While on a trip to Bahrain, John first met Michael Jackson.
- John used to sing at weddings during his teenage years.
- He was 4 years old when he first performed in a church choir.
- Upon graduating from high school, John was offered admission to Harvard.
- John has two pet dogs called Pippa and Puddy.
- He eats half of a rotisserie chicken before every show.