Ronald David “Ronnie” Wood (b. June 1, 1947, London, England) is a veteran English rock guitarist and bassist who has played in several major rock bands since the 1960s. His career is highlighted by his membership in The Rolling Stones 1976-Present), The Faces (1969-1975) and The Jeff Beck Group (1967-1969), as well as several other notable collaborations and various solo recordings. Ron Wood is also an accomplished artist.
Wood’s marriage was in jeopardy due to his affair with the teenaged Russian cocktail waitress. Ronnie Wood and his long-time wife, Jo Wood, divorced in November of 2009 as a result of his ongoing relationship with Ekaterina Ivanova. Then, in December, 2009, Ron Wood was arrested on charges of assault. The victim of the alleged assault is Ivanova, who at the time lived with Ronnie Wood.
- Ronnie Wood and Ekaterina Ivanova In Happier Times