Les Paul was born Lester William Polsfuss in Waukesha, Wisconsin, to George
and Evelyn ..... In 1996, the New Jersey Inventors Hall of Fame inducted Paul.
Nov 10, 2012 ... Les Paul, guitar guru, was also an amazing inventor from his legendary “log” to
eight-track recorders to his his unique Paulverizer.
Les Paul invented the solid body electric guitar known as the Gibson Les Paul.
This inventor and his guitar changed the sound of music and influenced rock ...
By Dan Cross , About.com GuideAugust 13, 2009
Sad news in the guitar world... Les Paul
of the solid-body guitar, passed away today at the age of 94. Paul's
death really disappointed me for somewhat personal reasons - after many years of living in New York with... More »
Best known for the solid body electric guitar, Les Paul was a prolific inventor &
tinkerer. What other piece of everyday modern technology did Les Paul invent?
Les Paul, byname of Lester Polfuss (born June 9, 1915, Waukesha, Wis., ... 12,
2009, White Plains, N.Y.), American jazz and country guitarist and inventor.
Sep 27, 2013 ... Guitarist Les Paul is best known as the inventor of his namesake solid-body
electric guitar, the Gibson Les Paul. But even as a teen, he was a ...
The name Les Paul is synonymous with the electric guitar. As a player, inventor
and recording artist, Paul has been an innovator his entire life. Born Lester ...
Aug 19, 2009 ... Les Paul, the American musician and inventor who gave his name to the Gibson
Les Paul guitar, died of complications from pneumonia at ...