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|
Quotes by Les Paul
If I have to go around telling everyone how great I am, then there’s something wrong with my act.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
One minute we’re over here, the next minute we’re doing something completely different. But it’s interesting because you are producing so many things you couldn’t do with analog.Les Paul
We go in there and we work on altering those ideas and in many cases go in different directions.Les Paul
I wanted something very dense, something that would sustain long and more pieces of wood that would be soft, sweet, for more of a mellow sound.Les Paul