"Jagger has slept with 4,000 women over the course of his life, and in retrospect, I think that might be kind of a low figure," said the singer's biographer Chris Andersen.
The Kiss bassist is reckoned to have had more than 4,500 conquests. "Don't believe there's any difference between a monogamous and a polygamous relationship," he said in 2007. "Those are all just big words, like 'gymnasium'. Human beings will do whatever the hell they want to do."
Never one for half measures, the actor told Maxim magazine that he had slept with more than 5,000 ladies.
The American basketball player claimed in his 1991 autobiography to have slept with 20,000 women. This figure would have required him to have had intimate relations with a woman a day, every day from his 15th birthday.