Biography - A Short Wiki
Jazz and blues guitarist who pioneered the solid-body electric guitar, influencing what would become rock ‘n’ roll music. He released #1 hits like “How High the Moon” and “Vaya Con Dios.”
He married Virginia Webb on April 20, 1938 and, after their divorce in 1949, he got remarried to Mary Ford on December 29, 1949.
How did Les Paul die?
Les Paul's death was caused by Pneumonia.
|Cause of death||Pneumonia|
|Age of death||94 years|
|Birthday||June 9, 1915|
|Death date||August 12, 2009|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
If I have to go around telling everyone how great I am, then there’s something wrong with my act.Les Paul
You learn fast from others how to be an entertainer as well as a musician; you don’t necessarily have to get out there and just play – you can be an entertainer, too.Les Paul
You can’t go to the store and buy a good ear and rhythm.Les Paul
I have younger friends who don’t work, and they aren’t doing so well. My secret is to keep going, keep working.Les Paul
As far as I’m concerned, I’m just a guitar player, and my job is to go out there and play and entertain and do my thing.Les Paul