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(Writer and journalist)

Richard Buckley, a gay journalist is an LGBT supporter. Richard is married to a fashion designer and filmmaker, Tom Ford who is 14 years younger than him. It was love at first sight and they're together since the 80s.

Relationship Facts of Richard Buckley

Richard Buckley is married to Tom Ford {Compare Couple}.
He is father of One(Alexander John Buckley Ford).
Richard Buckley is not having an affair with anyone presently.
His sexual orientation is not straight and is gay.

What is the relationship of Richard Buckley?

Richard Buckley was married to Tom Ford in April 2014. Tom was an American fashion designer and filmmaker.

The couple welcomed their first son, named Alexander John Buckley Ford, in September 2012, through gestational surrogacy.

He is 14 years elder than his husband, Tom. Richard was 38 and Tom was 25 when they first met. Then in 1986, after a month of dating, they moved in together. It was love at first sight.

Who is Richard Buckley?

Richard Buckley was an American LGBT writer and journalist. He is famous for his work in a Single Man in 2009.

Richard came to the limelight after he married Tom Ford, an American fashion designer, and filmmaker.


Fashion journalist Richard died on September 19, 2021, at the age of 72. He passed away peacefully at his home in Los Angeles.

The reason for his death is due to natural causes and prolonged illness.

Battled cancer

In 1989, Richard was diagnosed with cancer. His close friends and family were devastated by hearing this news. Luckily, after a decade, Richard battled and recovered from the disease.

Birth Age, Family, Education

Richard was born in 1948, to English ancestry. Currently, Richard is 72 years old.

There is no information on his parents, siblings, and his early life.

Richard Buckley- Professional Life, Struggles

Buckley started his profession as a writer. Later, he showed his interest in journalism and became one. He supports gay rights.

During his late 30s, he was working as an editor in chief for Vogue Hommes International.

Other magazines to which he has contributed are Italian Vogue, Dutch, Vanity Fair, Mirabella, W, and WWD.

Net worth, Salary

Richard Buckley’s net worth was estimated to be $20 million as of 2022.

The salary of an editor in chief of Vogue ranges from $1-2 million.

An average income of a journalist is $30494 per annum.

Richard Buckley- Rumors

There are rumors that Tom Ford pays all the bills for Richard Buckley.

Body Measurements- Hair, Eyes

Richard has gray hair and blue eyes. His height, weight, and other body measurements are unknown.

Social Media

Richard Buckley was inactive on social media. He holds no account on any of the social sites including Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter.

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