Richard Fortus is an American-born Guitarist who is also one of the members of a hard rock band named Guns N’ Roses. Since 1984, he has been seen working actively in his career.

Quick Info
Full NameRichard Fortus
DOB17 November 1966
BirthplaceSt. Louis, Missouri, the United States
Age54 years
Zodiac SignScorpio
Height5 feet 10 inches
178 cm
Weight67 kg
Hair ColorDark Brown
Eyes ColorHazel
WifeStephanie Howlett
Net Worth$9.75 million
Richard Fortus
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Where was Richard born and raised?

In a well family, Richard Fortus was born on 17 November 1966 in St. Louis, Missouri, the United States, but he hides all the detailed information about his parents and siblings. He turned into the age of 54, and his zodiac sign is Scorpio, as he was born on 17 November 1956.

Fortus holds an American nationality, and as per his ethnic background, he belongs to the White ethnicity.


How was Fortus’s Childhood like?

Richard Fortus spent his childhood happily with his family and grew up in a good environment. Talking about his parents, his mother used to sing and play piano whereas his father used to be one of the owners of a company named “St Louis Music”.

However, the identity of his family members is still missing. From the age of four, he started to learn violin, and then he also took the drums class after one year.



Richard did his study at the Conservatory of the Arts, and then, he also joined Southern Illinois University for his further education. Besides this, he has not mentioned his early educational information.



Richard Fortus has established himself as a famous American guitarist who is one of the members of the hard rock band named “Guns N’ Roses”. In his career, he worked with The Eyes/ Pale Divine in the album “Freedom in a Cage” in 1990, and the following year, he also worked in the album “Straight to Goodbye”.

Further, he also worked on several albums, including “Love Spit Love”, “Village Gorilla Head”, “Chinese Democracy”, “Sensory Overdrive”, “Dirty Fun,” and more.


Married Life

Richard Fortus is a married man as he married his wife Stephanie Howlett on 10 December 2016. The couple seems very happy together and lives a very cheerful life.

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Besides this, he was previously in a relationship with his partner Jen Fortus with whom he gave birth to their two daughters named Paisley Piper Fortus, born on 5 November 2005, and Clover Blue Fortus, born on 6 January 2008.

Currently, he is living a very happy and romantic life with his wife Stephanian and two daughters, Paisley, and Clover in St. Louis County, Missouri.


Body Measurement

To talk about his physical statistics, he has a height of 5 feet 10 inches (178 cm) and a weight of 67 kg or 147.5 lbs. He is a good-looking guy who looks attractive with his dark brown hair and hazel eyes. Similarly, his sexuality is straight.


Social Media

Richard uses several social media platforms like:


Fortus is active on Instagram with the tag name (“@4tus”) where he has 115K followers and posted 935 posts. He has posted his stunning pictures, mostly clicked on his concert time. Likewise, he has gained many fans and followers because of his successful career. So many people liked and commented on his every post.


Twitter & Facebook

Fortus is active on Twitter with the tag name (“@richardfortus”) where he has 53.9K followers and tweets 1653 times.

Richard has also opened a Facebook account named “Richard Fortus” with 109K followers. He has posted many photos on his Facebook that his fans reacted and commented on.

Richard Fortus
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Net Worth

A good-looking, active and talented Richard Fortus is a famous American Guitarist and one of the members of a hard rock band named “Guns N’Roses”. Currently, he lives a luxurious life enjoying his estimated net worth of $9.75 million.


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