|Jimmy Page Quick Info|
|Height||5 ft 11 in|
|Date of Birth||January 9, 1944|
Jimmy Page is an English musician, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, and record producer best known for being the guitarist and founder of the globally renowned rock band Led Zeppelin. He is considered as one of the greatest and most influential guitarists of all time and was ranked at number #3 in Rolling Stone magazine’s list of the “100 Greatest Guitarists of All Time”, after Jimi Hendrix and Eric Clapton.
James Patrick Page
Jimmy, Lord of the Riffs, Magic Fingers, Pagey
Heston, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom
London, England, United Kingdom
Jimmy Page attended institutions like Epsom County Pound Lane Primary School and Ewell County Secondary School. He also took a few guitar lessons in Kingston.
Musician, Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Record Producer
- Father – James Patrick Page (Personnel manager at a plastic-coatings plan)
- Mother – Patricia Elizabeth Gaffikin (Doctor’s secretary)
- Siblings – He is an only child.
Jimmy Page is managed by Genesis Publications, Book Publisher, Surrey, England, United Kingdom.
Rock, Blues, Folk, Hard Rock, Heavy Metal
Swan Song Records, Atlantic, Geffen Records
5 ft 11 in or 180.5 cm
75 kg or 165.5 lbs
Girlfriend / Spouse
Jimmy Page has dated –
- Linda McCartney – Rumor
- Alycen Rowse – Rumor
- Corel Shields
- Christine Boris
- Jackie DeShannon (1964-1965)
- Dana Gillespie (1966)
- Heather Daltrey (1967)
- Cassandra Peterson (1967)
- Lynn Collins (1968-1969)
- Catherine James (1968-1969)
- Cindy Wells (1969)
- Pamela Des Barres (1969-1972)
- Josette Caruso (1969)
- Charlotte Martin (1970-1983)
- Kanuko (1971)
- Connie Hamzy (1971)
- Queenie (1972)
- Bebe Buell (1974)
- Krissy Wood (1974)
- Sabel Starr (1975-1976)
- Fabienne Fabre (1975) – Rumor
- Lori Mattox (1975-1976)
- Patricia Ecker (1986-1995)
- Sandra Taylor (1994)
- Jimena Gomez-Paratcha (1995-2008)
- Aveyanda Skye (2013-2015)
- Scarlett Sabet (2014-Present)
Race / Ethnicity
Jimmy Page is of English and Irish descent.
- Fast riffs
- Played His guitar with a violin Bow for certain songs
- Often turns Guitars upright when playing Solos
Jimmy Page Facts
- He was 12 years old when he played the guitar for the first time.
- His fellow Led Zeppelin members included Robert Plant, John Paul Jones, and John Bonham.
- Jimmy Page’s music was influenced by the likes of Elmore James, Otis Rush, Buddy Guy, Freddie King, and Hubert Sumlin.
- He has twice been inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame – once as a member of the Yardbirds (1992) and once as a member of Led Zeppelin (1995).
- He has influenced a large number of musicians including Eddie Van Halen, John Frusciante, James Hetfield, Kirk Hammett, Angus Young, Slash, Dave Mustaine, and Paul Stanley.
- Jimmy Page won the Q Icon Award in 2005.
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