FEATURED MOM:NICOLE RICHIE
Born: Nicole Camille Escovedo
Professional Name:Nicole Camille Richie
Date of Birth:September 21, 1981
Claim to Fame: Best known for role in reality series “The Simple Life”
Kid(s): Harlow Winter Kate Richie-Madden (born January 11, 2008)
Partner: Joel Madden
Interesting Tidbit: Nicole has been described as having Caucasian, Black Creole and Hispanic heritage.
Nicole Richie was born in Berkeley, California. Nicole Richie was adopted by singer Lionel Richie and his then wife, Brenda Harvey-Richie, when she was nine years old. Her biological father has been said to be 1980s pop musician Pete Escovedo Jr., whose sister is singer Sheila E; her mother has been identified only as a woman who was employed as a backstage assistant on Lionel Richie’s 1980 world tour. Nicole, however, denies that her biological father is Escovedo. Presently, Nicole Richie has a 35-piece jewelry line called House of Harlow 1960, which is in stores now.