Son of rock legend Eric Clapton who passed away in 1991 after 49-story fall from a condominium building. He would later be the inspiration for his father's famous Grammy-award winning single "Tears from Heaven."
He was born in 1986. His father rose to widespread acclaim as a founding guitarist of the rock groups Cream and Derek and the Dominos.
He went to the circus with his father the night before his death. This evening out was later memorialized in his father's single "Circus."
His mother was Italian TV personality Lory Del Santo.
His father Eric Clapton later also wrote the singles "Signe" and "My Father's Eyes" following his death to cope with his grief.