The Partridge Family aired from 1970 to 1974 on ABC and was a fictional variation of the ’60s performers the Cowsills. The show never cracked the top 10 in TV ratings, but the recordings under their name, mostly featuring Cassidy, Oscar winning actress Shirley Jones and session players, produced real-life musical hits and made Cassidy a real-life musical superstar. Cassidy was 67.
SCHODACK, N.Y. (AP) – Authorities say former teen heartthrob David Cassidy was pulled over in upstate New York for failing to dim his headlights and charged with DWI after tests showed his blood-alcohol content at .10, higher than the state’s legal limit of .08. Schodack Police Lt. Joseph Belardo says Cassidy was stopped shortly after […]