Robert Ringwald was a popular pianist and actor who is best known as the father of actress, singer, dancer, and author, Molly Ringwald.
Robert Ringwald passed on Tuesday, August 3rd, 2021 at age 80. The legendary pianist left behind three children; Molly Ringwald, Beth Ringwald, and Kelly Ringwald. Robert is also survived by his wife; Adele Edith Frembd.
Robert Ringwald was born on November 26, 1940, in Roseville, California, in the United States of America.
In 1960, Robert Ringwald graduated high school and married Adele Frembd, his wife of 60 years and mother of his three children.
Ringwald went blind at an early age. He began taking piano lessons at 5 and started his first band at 13.
He co-organized the first Sacramento Jazz Festival in 1974, and his band headlined the event, which became an annual city tradition.