With mom Pat, whom he originally was led to believe was an older sister. She gave birth to Eric when she was Pat was forced to make a tough decision young. So Eric ended up being raised by his grandparents.
۞ Eric Patrick Clapton, born in Ripley, Surrey, England, is an English Musician/Singer-Songwriter. He is the only three-time inductee to the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame: once as a solo artist and separately as a member of the Yardbirds and cream.