Gave birth to her 1st child at age 38, a son James Leonard Gillette on May 13, 1997. Child's father is, her now estranged second husband, Jim Gillette.
Ranked #95 on VH1's 100 Sexiest Artists.
At the 2013 Malibu Music Awards, she presented the Rock Legend Award to Cherie Currie and they reunited onstage after 35 years. [October 2013]
Is portrayed by Scout Taylor-Compton in The Runaways (2010).
Was a Grammy nominee in 1984 for Best Female Rock Performance, alongside Wendy O. Williams and Pia Zadora.