Patrick Swayze`s Biography

Name: Patrick Wayne Swayze 
Born: August 18, 1952 ---  
Birth Place: Houston, Texas, USA
 Eye Color: Blue
Hair Color: Brown
Height: about 5,7 Feet

Zodiac Sign: Leo / Born in the Year of the Dragon
Parents: Jesse, a mechanical engineer, and Patsy, a choreographer of among others; "Urban Cowboy", "Thelma and Louise", "Letters from a Killer" and "One last Dance".

 Date of Marriage: June 12, 1975 to Lisa Niemi

 Hobbies: Horses, Dancing, Music, Flying

 Place of Residence: On his ranch "Rancho Bizarro" in Los Angeles; he owns another ranch in New Mexico.

Rancho de Dias Alegres (Ranch of Happy Days)


 Favorite Designer: Hugo Boss


 Favorite Colors: Blue, Black, Brown Tones


 Collections: Crystals


 Siblings: His brother Don is an actor as well.
                You can find more information on him at the Don Swayze Fansite.

              His brother Sean works as a truck driver.

              His sister Bambi is an actress and dancer. You can see her in
              the dance video "Swayze Dancing"

                and in the movie "One last Dance" (she plays "Melinda").

              His sister Victoria, a dancer, died in 1994.


 Education: St. Rose of Lima Catholic School, Houston (

                 Oak Forest Elementary School

                 Black Junior High

                 Waltrip High School

                 San Jacinto College, Houston



 Dance School of Companies: Houston Jazz Ballet Company

                                               Harkness Ballet Theater School, New York

                                               Joffrey Ballet Company (

                                              Eliot Field Ballet Company


 Awards: Golden Globe Nominations:

              "Dirty Dancing" (1988), Best Actor, Categorie: Comedy/Musical

              "Ghost" (1991), Best Actor, Categorie: Comedy/Musical

              "To Wong Foo" (1996), Best Actor, Categorie: Comedy/Musical


              BMI Film & TV Awards

              "Dirty Dancing" (1989) - Best Performed Song - "She´s like the Wind"


              Walk of Fame:

              Patrick received his star on his birthday.

              Place of the star: 7021 Hollywood Blvd.