Gordon Lightfoot

Singer-songwriter Gordon Lightfoot Full Name: Gordon Lightfoot
Nationality: Canadian

Profession: Singer-songwriter
Why Famous: Achieved international success in folk, folk-rock, and country music, and has been credited for helping define the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s. Referred to as Canada's greatest songwriter and is known internationally as a folk-rock legend.

Born: November 17, 1938 (77 years old)
Star Sign: Scorpio
Birthplace: Orillia, Ontario, Canada

Historical Events in the Life of Gordon Lightfoot

  • 2012-02-06 Canadian singer Gordon Lightfoot is presented with the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal by the Lieutenant Governor of Ontario