Personal life

July 1, 2008

Locklear has dated Tom Cruise and Scott Baio and was married to Mötley Crüe drummer Tommy Lee from May 1986 to August 1993. After their divorce, she married Richie Sambora on December 17, 1994 in Paris. On October 4, 1997 she gave birth to their daughter, Ava Elizabeth. Locklear’s representative announced on February 2, 2006 that divorce papers had been filed to dissolve the couple’s marriage. In further papers filed by Sambora, it has been revealed that the couple has been separated since December 26, 2005, and that Sambora will be seeking joint custody of Ava. After filing for divorce, Sambora became romantically involved with Denise Richards, ending what Locklear had considered a close friendship. In May 2007, Locklear and fellow Melrose Place alum Jack Wagner confirmed their new romance at a charity golf event.

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Trivia

July 1, 2008

Born at 5:40pm-PDT

Her ex-husband, Richie Sambora, is a member of the rock band Bon Jovi.

Daughter, Ava Elizabeth, with ex-husband Richie Sambora, was born. [4 October 1997]

Attended UCLA for a short period of time. She chose to pursue an acting career in lieu of the completion of her studies towards a bachelors degree. Her father, William Locklear, has served in various UCLA high-level administrative positions (Registrar, Director of the Office of Residential Life, etc.).

On her mother’s side, Heather is cousins with Marla Maples.

Of mostly Scottish extraction.

Measurements: 37-24-35 (reported early in career), 34C-23-33 (after her reported implants), (Source: Celebrity Sleuth magazine)

She is part Lumbee Indian, a community of individuals whose ancestry is a mixture of Native Americans, Africans and Europeans who intermarried only with each other.

Refused a regular part on the TV series “Good Morning, Miami” (2002). It was a role similar to the one she played on “Spin City” (1996). That role later went to Ashley Williams.