‘I nearly didn’t make it!’ Rod Stewart opens up on near-death experience during WWII 

‘I nearly didn’t make it!’ Rod Stewart opens up on near-death experience during WWII 

“We’ve had a lovely day thanks to the gorgeous weather that were having at the moment,” the singer said. 

“Do you know I was only five months old when all this was going on,” he added in reference to the VE Day celebrations 75 years ago. 

“Go on, were you an air raid shelter baby?” Alex encouraged and he explained: “Yes indeed I was. 

“In fact I nearly didn’t make it because 20 minutes before I was born a V2-rocket dropped on the local police station, I think my mum must’ve gone ‘ooh, he’s out,’” Rod laughed off. 

Published at Fri, 08 May 2020 18:19:00 +0000