Date of Birth 11 July 1959, Perth Amboy, New Jersey, USA
Birth Name Richard Stephen Sambora
Nicknames King of Swing
Height 6′ 0½” (1.84 m)
Pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor charge of driving under the influence in Laguna Beach, California. Sentenced to three years of informal probation, three months of first offender alcohol awareness classes and standard fees. Also ordered to not partake of any drugs or alcohol for the duration of his probation [April 22, 2008].
Graduated From Woodbridge High School in Woodbridge, New Jersey.
Lives in Laguna Beach, Westlake Village, Calabasas, California and Point Pleasant Boro, New Jersey.
His parents, Joan (Sienila) and Adam Sambora, were both of Polish descent. His surname, “Sambora”, is Polish.