David Patrick Griffin (born 25 May 1945), known professionally as Dave Lee Travis, is an English disc jockey and convicted sex offender. Travis started his broadcasting career with iconic pirate station Radio Caroline, moving to Radio 1 in 1968.
In October 2012 two historical sexual assault allegations were raised against Travis, and he was arrested that November. In 2014 he was found guilty of a 1995 assault, and sentenced to a three month prison sentence, which was suspended for two years.
Travis has been married to his wife Marianne since 1971. In 1987, he published a book of his photographs of well-known women, called A Bit of a Star.
Quiz Show Appearances
The Weakest Link (01/05/2002) Travis appeared on a music industry special alongside, among others, Carol Decker, Billy Bragg, and Suzi Quatro. Travis was eliminated in the sixth round.