Ric (Otcasek) Ocasek

Richard Theodore (Otcasek) Ocasek (1944 - 2019)

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Richard Theodore (Ric) Ocasek formerly Otcasek
Born in Baltimore, Maryland, United Statesmap
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Son of [uncertain] and [uncertain]
[sibling(s) unknown]
[spouse(s) unknown]
[children unknown]
Died in New York City, New York, United Statesmap
Profile last modified 19 Sep 2019 | Created 16 Sep 2019
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Ric (Otcasek) Ocasek is Notable.

Richard Theodore Ocasek, better known as Ric Ocasek, was best known as a vocalist, guitarist, and songwriter with the rock group The Cars.

Husband of Constance Campbell (1963 - 25 March 1971)

Husband of Suzanne LaPointe (1971 - 1989)

Husband of Paulina Porizkova (23 August 1989 - 15 September 2019)

Ric was inducted into the Rock & Roll Hall of Fame in 2018 as a member of The Cars. His bandmate Ben Orr was inducted posthumously.[1]

He died on September 15, 2019 at the age of 75.[2]


  1. Rolling Stone article
  2. CNN article

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