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His’s full name is Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner. Apart from being an English musician, he is also a singer, songwriter and actor. Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner opened his little eyes for the first time in this world on 2 October 1951. His birth place is Wallsend, United Kingdom. Gordon is currently 70 years old. This birth sign is Libra. He has English Nationality.

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He was born in Sir G B Hunter Memorial Hospital in Wallsend, Northumberland, England. His father’s name is Ernest Matthew Sumner and his mother’s name is Audrey Sumner. His mother was a hairdresser. His father was a milkman and engineer. He is the eldest child among the four children of his parents.Gordon grew up near Wallsend’s shipyard. This singer helped his father in giving milk. His ten-year-old son had become “obsessed” with an old Spanish guitar discarded by an expatriate friend of Ernest’s.He has a brother named Philip Sumner. He has two sisters whose name is Anita Sumner and Angela Sumner.

Early Life

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner took admission in St Cuthbert’s Grammar School in Newcastle upon Tyne to do his schooling. From where he did his schooling. The kid visited nightclubs like Club A’Gogo to see Cream and Manfred Mann. Nightclubs like A’Gogo had this kid influenced his music. In 1969 this child dropped out of school. Gordon later took admission at the University of Warwick in Coventry. But after one term he left the university. After that he worked as a bus conductor.

Apart from this, he also did the work of construction laborer and tax officer. After that this singer took admission in North County College of Education in 1971. From here he qualified as a teacher in 1974. Northern County College of Education is now known as Northumbria University. Gordon taught at St Paul’s First School in Cramlington for two years.The singer performed jazz on evenings, weekends, and during breaks from college and teaching, playing with the Newcastle Big Band , Phoenix Jazzmen and Last Exit.

Personal Life

Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner married Frances Tomelty on 1 May 1976. His wife is an actress. Frances Tomelty has given birth to two children of Gordon. Frances gave birth to Gordon’s first son on 23 November 1976. Which he named Joseph. Frances gave birth to Gordon’s first daughter on 17 April 1982. Whose name he named Fuchsia Katherine. In 1984, Sumner divorced Frances.Gordon married Styler on 20 August 1992 at the Camden Registry Office.Gordon and Styler then married on 23 August 1992 at the twelfth century St Andrew’s Parish Church in Great Durnford, Wiltshire, south-west England.

Styler has given birth to Gordon’s four children. Styler gave birth to Gordon’s daughter on 19 January 1984. Whose name he named Brigitte Michael. Styler gave birth to Gordon’s son on 24 May 1985. Whose name he has named Jake. Styler gave birth to Gordon’s daughter on 30 July 1990. Which he named Eliot Paulina (nicknamed “Coco”). Styler gave birth to Gordon’s son on 17 December 1995. Which he named Giacomo Luke.This singer’s mother died of cancer in 1986. And his father died of cancer in 1987.Gordon did not attend his parents’ funeral so as to avoid the media attention.

Real Name Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner
Know For
Age 70 year old
Date Of Birth 2 October 1951
Nationality English
Religion Christian
Gender Male
Birth Place Wallsend, United Kingdom
  • Musician
  • Singer
  • Songwriter
  • Actor
Zodiac Sign Libra
Active Year 1971- present
  • Vocals
  • Bass guitar
  • Guitar
  • Double bass
Associated acts
  • The Police
  • Peter Gabriel
  • Paul Simon
  • Shaggy
  • Dire Straits
  • Edin Karamazov
  • Rock
  • Pop
  • New wave
  • Post-punk
  • Ska
  • Reggae
  • Jazz
  • World
  • Soft rock
  • A&M
  • Deutsche Grammophon
  • UMG
  • Cherrytree
  • Interscope
  • Polydor
Father Name Ernest Matthew Sumner
Mother Name Audrey Sumner
Sister Name Anita Sumner & Angela Sumner
Brother Name Philip Sumner
Children  Name
  • Eliot Sumner
  • Fuchsia Sumner
  • Jake Sumner
  • Mickey Sumner
  • Giacomo Sumner
  • Joe Sumner
Partner Name Trudie Styler (m. 1992)
School Name
  • St Cuthbert’s Grammar School in Newcastle upon Tyne
  • St Paul’s First School in Cramlington
College Name Northern Counties College of Education
Qualification Graduate
Physical Status
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Height 5 ft 11 or 180.3 cm
Weight 170 lb / 77 kg
Body Type Fit
Eye Color Light Brown
Hair Color Grey
Biceps Size Approx 18 inches
Waist size Approx 36 inches
Bust size Approx 36 inches
Body Color Fair
Relationship Status
Married Status Married
Is he gay No
Wife Name Trudie Styler (m. 1992)
Ex- Wife Frances Tomelty (m. 1976–1984)
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Gordon Matthew Thomas Sumner released the first studio albums of his career in 1985 called The Dream of the Blue Turtles. After that he also released several other studio albums. Such as Nothing Like the Sun in 1987, The Soul Cages in 1991, Ten Summoner’s Tales in 1993, Mercury Falling in 1996, Brand New Day in 1999, Sacred Love in 2003, My Songs in 2019 and The Bridge in 2021.

Net Worth

The net worth of this world famous musician is around  $400 Million.

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