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Who was your first crush on?

(88 Posts)
hbk4894 Thu 09-Jul-15 22:07:43

Leah in Year 7

cheapskatemum Thu 09-Jul-15 22:25:40

A neighbour's nephew who lived in New York, but came to study in Oxford, so stayed with his uncle & aunt sometimes in the holidays. He was 23, I was 14. We went on bike rides together with his uncle. I used to swoon when he pecked me on the cheek goodbye and fantasize about him every hour of the day blush. I last saw him when I did Camp America aged 20. He very kindly showed me & my then boyfriend round New York. Despite this generosity, XBF still looked daggers at him, I guess my crush was still evident, sigh.

Pedestriana Thu 09-Jul-15 22:31:34

The fox from the Disney Robin Hood film. Then Hartley Hare on Pipkins. Then Timothy Claypole in Rentaghost.
At school a boy called Stephen. Until I heard him singing rude words to a tune from "Jungle Book" and I went off him immediately.

ObeseDenise Thu 09-Jul-15 22:31:56

Russ Abbot.

KatieScarlettreregged Thu 09-Jul-15 22:32:56

Les Dawson
(Yes, really)

My love of the funny man began early (I was 7)

SmartAlecMetalGit Thu 09-Jul-15 22:36:03

Skeletor from the He-Man cartoon blush

Followed by Darth Vader that one is still going strong

Followed by General Klytus from Flash Gordon blush

I was an odd child.

MeganChips Thu 09-Jul-15 22:44:47

Jeff Colby from Dynasty.

Or Roy the drummer from our school band, I can't remember which came first.

Zillie77 Thu 09-Jul-15 22:49:59

A red-headed girl at my summer camp when I was around age 10 or so. She and I discovered we had identical bathing suits and we spent the entire summer together designing elaborate revenges against the camp bullies. I wish I could remember her name. She was dynamite.

TopOfTheCliff Thu 09-Jul-15 22:53:40

A nun who drove a tractor at my boarding school

Hussarsataparty Thu 09-Jul-15 22:54:01

The lead singer, Dave, from showaddywaddy

ThomasinaShelby Thu 09-Jul-15 22:54:20

Stand back everyone, I have the winning entry for weirdest first crush.

Arnold schwarznegger.

I was 12

NickiFury Thu 09-Jul-15 22:56:37

Real or famous?

Famous - David Gahan, Depeche Mode. I adored him.

Real - Martin. I was 7 or 8 so year 3 I guess.

PavlovaPalaver Thu 09-Jul-15 23:04:44

Mark from Battle of the Planets. I was about 8 I guess.

FolkGirl Thu 09-Jul-15 23:08:13

Shaggy from Scooby Doo cartoon (circa 1969).

Followed by Herr Flick of the Gestapo.

I, too, was an odd child...

listeningtomyheartorhead Thu 09-Jul-15 23:09:46

Thomasina I think I can beat that.

My first crush (which I can remember) in year 5/6 was....

Tim Vincent off blue peter.

This might out me. I was teased in primary about it. blush

RedandYellowandGreenandBlue Thu 09-Jul-15 23:11:05

Orinoco from The Wombles, then I went straight onto David Soul.

HarrietSchulenberg Thu 09-Jul-15 23:13:09

Lionel from Playschool blush when I was about 3.

Around the same time it was also Derek the drummer from Bay City Rollers and Agnetha from Abba.

Teenage crush was Bono from age 12 onwards. I met him when I was 17 and managed a coolish "Hi" before blushing hideously and stammering for his autograph.

turdfairynomore Thu 09-Jul-15 23:16:00

Emlyn Hughes

sosopurple Thu 09-Jul-15 23:16:57

Luke skywalkersmile

moggiek Thu 09-Jul-15 23:18:44

Paul McCartney. Showing my age ...

YolandiFuckinVisser Thu 09-Jul-15 23:20:51

Terry wogan

mrstweefromtweesville Thu 09-Jul-15 23:21:03

Peter Cook. I was very young, five, six or seven, and he was a very beautiful young man, only twenty years older than me.

Dizzylizzie29 Thu 09-Jul-15 23:22:34

Ronan keeting -boyzone days

Keppoch Thu 09-Jul-15 23:22:47

Mine was Romeo, the drummer from Showaddywaddy....I was about 6 smile

80sMum Thu 09-Jul-15 23:23:31

Gene Pitney.

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