Currently alive, at 63 years of age.
1952 – He was born on the 20th day of January this year in Manhattan, New York.
1970 – Early this year, he joined Simmons’ band Wicked Lester.
1971 – The band recorded an album this year.
1974 – After his band named Kiss was formed, they released their self-titled debut album this year.
1987 – He wrote and recorded material for a solo album in this year, which was shelved in favor of the Kiss compilation, Smashes, Thrashes & Hits.
1999 – He starred in a Toronto production of Phantom of the Opera, in which he played the role of The Phantom. He appeared in the musical from May 25 to August 1, and again that year from September 30 to October 31 of this year.
2001 – His first wife, Dallas native Pamela Bowen, filed for divorce. They have one son, Evan Shane Stanley.
2005 – He married longtime girlfriend Erin Sutton at The Ritz-Carlton, Huntington in Pasadena, California.
2006 – He resumed his association with Washburn Guitars and resumed using the Washburn PS 2000.