Les Paul

Les Paul
1915 - 2009

Les Paul  American Musician


Lester William Polsfuss (June 9, 1915 – August 12, 2009), known as Les Paul, was an American jazz, country, and blues guitarist, songwriter, luthier, and inventor. He was one of the pioneers of the solid-body electric guitar, which made the sound of ...

Confirmed Relationships2
Longest Relationship17 yrs, 11 mths
Shortest Relationship12 yrs
Average Relationship Length14 yrs, 11 mths
First Name Lester
Middle Name William
Last Name Polsfuss
Full Name at Birth Lester William Polsfuss
Alternative Name Les Paul, Red Hot Red, Rhubarb Red
Age 94 (age at death) years
Birthday 9th June, 1915
Birthplace Waukesha, Wisconsin, USA
Died 13th August, 2009
Place of Death White Plains Hospital, White Plains, New York, USA
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Height 6' 0" (183 cm)
Weight W
Build Average
Eye Color Brown - Dark
Hair Color Grey
Distinctive Feature Gibson Les Paul, His famous guitar innovations, German descent
Zodiac Sign Gemini
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Inventor, Musician, Songwriter
Occupation Musician
Claim to Fame Electric guitar, multitrack recording pioneer
Music Genre (Text) Jazz, country, blues, rock and roll
Music Genre Vocal
Year(s) Active 1928–2009
Music Style Jazz, Swing, Traditional Pop, Vocal Pop
Music Mood Quirky, Cheerful, Playful, Soothing, Earnest, Elegant, Exuberant, Amiable/Good-Natured, Happy, Springlike, Rollicking, Freewheeling, Fun, Laid-Back/Mellow, Refined/Mannered, Sentimental, Smooth, Sweet
Instrument Guitar, Guitar (Electric), Arranger
Instrument (text) Guitar, Banjo, Harmonica, Piano, banjo, harmonica, piano
Clothes Size 8
Shoe Size 11
Official Websites http://www.lespaulfoundation.org/
Father George Polsfuss
Mother Evelyn Stutz
Favorite Colors Black, Red, Green, Blue, Grey, Brown
Favorite Accessories Specs, Scarfs
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