Ronnie Lane

Ronnie Lane
1946 - 1997

Ronnie Lane  British Bassist


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British Bassist Ronnie Lane was born Ronald Frederick Lane on 1st April, 1946 in Plaistow Maternity Hospital, Plaistow, Essex, England and passed away on 4th Jun 1997 Trinidad, Colorado, U.S. aged 51. He is most remembered for founding member of 'Small Faces' (1965–69) and then 'Faces' (1969–73). His zodiac sign is Aries.

Ronnie Lane is a member of the following lists: 1946 births, Atlantic Records artists and English male singers.


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First Name Ronnie
Middle Name Frederick
Last Name Lane
Full Name at Birth Ronald Frederick Lane
Alternative Name Plonk, Three-Piece, Lanie
Age 51 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st April, 1946
Birthplace Plaistow Maternity Hospital, Plaistow, Essex, England
Died 4th June, 1997
Place of Death Trinidad, Colorado, U.S.
Cause of Death Secondary Pneumonia (from Progressive Multiple Sclerosis)
Buried Masonic Cemetery, Trinidad, Las Animas County, Colorado, USA
Height 5' 5" (165 cm)
Build Slim
Eye Color Green
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Distinctive Feature Diagnosed with multiple sclerosis - from which he died 21 years later..., Mother and brother were also diagnosed with multiple sclerosis at somepoint in their lives..., He toured Japan but his health continued to decline. His last performance was in 1992 at a Ronnie Wood gig alongside Ian McLagan...
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Religion Other
Ethnicity White
Nationality British
Occupation Text Musician, songwriter, producer
Occupation Bassist
Claim to Fame founding member of 'Small Faces' (1965–69) and then 'Faces' (1969–73)
Music Genre (Text) Rock, Rhythm And Blues, Psychedelic Rock, Folk Rock, R&B
Year(s) Active 1965–1992, 1964–1992
Instrument (text) Bass, Guitar, Banjo, Mandolin, Ukulele, Keyboards, Vocals, Bass Guitar
Record Label A&M, Atlantic, Immediate, Island
Associated Acts Faces, Small Faces, Slim Chance, Ronnie Lane's Big Dipper, Ronnie Lane and the 7 Samurai, Pete Townshend, Ronnie Wood, Ronnie Lane's Big Dipper, The Outcasts
Favorite Places J60 Music Bar in Manor Park, London

Ronald Frederick Lane (1 April 1946 – 4 June 1997) was an English musician, songwriter, and producer who is best known as the bass guitarist and founding member of two prominent English rock and roll bands: Small Faces (1965–69) and subsequently Faces (1969–73). With Small Faces he was nicknamed "Plonk". After their breakup and re-formation as Faces, he acquired the nickname "Three-Piece".

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