Looking for a Tommy Lee bio? Tommy Lee was born on October 3rd, 1962 in Athens, Greece. Tommy Lee's real name is Thomas Lee Bass and his nickname is T-Bone. Tommy Lee has been married three times. His first marriage was with Elaine Irwin Bergen. Tommy Lee was only married to Elaine Irwin Bergen from April 1984 through May 1984. On May 10th, 1986, Tommy Lee married Heather Locklear. Their marriage would end in divorce on August 16, 1993. When most people think of Tommy Lee, they think of his marriage with Pamela Anderson. Lee and Anderson were married for three years, from 1995 through 1998.
It seems as if Tommy Lee is always surrounded by controversy. On February 25, 1998, Lee was arrested for abusing his wife at the time, Pamela Anderson. Two days later, Anderson accused Lee of also abusing their two children. Lee was already on parole at the time, so instead of being sentenced for his spousal and child abuse charges, Lee was sentenced to six months in jail for the parole violation. Lee spent four of those six months in solitary confinement.
Tommy Lee is famous for being the co-founder of the band Motley Crue. Lee co-founded Motley Crue with Nikki Sixx on January 17, 1981. Lee went to high school with Motley Crue singer, Vince Neil, at Royal Oak High School in Covina, California. Tommy Lee left Motley Crue in 1999 to focus on Methods of Mayhem. In 2004, Lee rejoined Motley Crue as their drummer once again.