Set a record running the half mile in grade school. His father Joe Jagger said, "He was excellent at basketball and cricket, but he didn't want to be tied down to all of the practice."
He secretly paid for Sex Pistols bassist Sid Vicious's legal fees when Vicious was on trial or murder.
Although Jagger has made a number of minor film appearances over the years, one of the biggest roles he was ever rejected for was Alex in A Clockwork Orange. Casting directors did consider the Stones frontman, and Jagger’s fanbase tried to boost his chances by launching a petition. According to Jagger himself, he wanted to play Alex while the Stones would be the Droogs. He also wanted The Beatles to provide the soundtrack. He was also considered for but didn’t get, Frank N. Furter in The Rocky Horror Picture Show, and Salieri in Amadeus.
He doesn't shy away from diaper duty. In fact, he's quite good at it. "I've always changed nappies, for other people's children as well as my own," he said.