Pictured: David Cassidy receiving his International Star Registry Certificate
Remembering a Beloved Icon
David Cassidy, a cherished television actor, musician, and heartthrob, captured the hearts of millions before his untimely passing at the age of 67. His devoted fanbase continues to hold him dear in their memories. Throughout his life and beyond, fans paid tribute to Cassidy’s legacy by immortalizing his name in the stars.
Naming a Star for David Cassidy
On April 12, 1983, members of David Cassidy’s fan club decided to honor him by naming a star in the constellation Hercules. This heartfelt gesture came as a testament to their unwavering admiration. Cat Ortiz-White, a member of the fan group, proudly shared the moment David received his original International Star Registry Certificate, a starry gift from fellow fans Tina, Urda, Katy, and Cat herself. This extraordinary act stemmed from their discovery of International Star Registry in a magazine, recognizing that naming a star was the perfect gift for the man who seemingly had everything.
A Tribute in the Cosmos
The first star christened for the Teen Heartthrob David Cassidy remains eternally preserved in “Your Place in the Cosmos, Volume 1″ a publication copyrighted in 1985. Like many superstars, additional fans named stars later. David was honored with two more stars in his name during his lifetime.
In 1999, another star in the constellation Camelopardalis, known as the Giraffe, twinkled brightly as a Christmas gift. This star is permanently recorded in “Your Place in the Cosmos, Volume 6,” copyrighted in 2002. The third star was named for David Cassidy following his participation in the television show “Celebrity Apprentice” in 2011. David was competing on the show to benefit the Alzheimer’s Research and Prevention Foundation. The star, received on May 24, 2011, is included in “Your Place in the Cosmos, Volume 9,” published and copyrighted in 2013. Each star serves as a lasting beacon in tribute to the influential entertainer.
Remembering David Cassidy’s Legacy
David Cassidy’s fame soared through his portrayal of Keith Partridge in the 1970s musical-sitcom “The Partridge Family.” Sharing the screen with his real-life stepmom, actress Shirley Jones, he captivated audiences not only with his acting and good looks, but also with his remarkable talent as a pop singer of the era.
Tragically, on November 21, 2017, David Cassidy passed away while awaiting a liver transplant. Despite his physical absence, his legacy persists through the everlasting glow of the stars named in his honor.
Name a Star in Memory
For those wishing to perpetuate the memory of a loved one, like the everlasting tribute to David Cassidy, International Star Registry provides an opportunity to name a star. It’s a heartfelt and enduring gesture, preserving the memory of someone cherished.
Star Gifts for Various Occasions
Naming a star isn’t just about honoring departed loved ones; it’s also a thoughtful and unique gift for celebrations. Whether it’s birthdays, anniversaries, or special events, buying a star package can serve as a touching symbol of remembrance and love.
Gifts for the Capricorn Man
Looking for the perfect gift for a Capricorn man? Consider the timeless gesture of naming a star. Capricorns like David are known for their ambition and practicality, making a named star a meaningful and enduring present that aligns with their sense of stability and legacy.
The legacy of David Cassidy lives on, not just through his remarkable contributions to entertainment but also in the hearts of his many devoted fans and the eternal brilliance of the stars that bear his name. Naming a star is a beautiful tribute, preserving cherished memories and honoring those who continue to inspire us, even beyond their time among us.
May 24, 2011
Capricornus RA 21h 33m 17.74s D-19° 27′ 9.00″
December 25, 1999
Camelopardalis RA 7h 44m 1.30s D 69° 10′ 56.40″
April 12, 1983
Hercules RA 16h 23m 50.00s D 36° 39′ 0.00″