Happy Birthday Gordon Lightfoot!

ABOUT
Canadian singer-songwriter who recorded “If You Could Read My Mind.” He has won sixteen Juno Awards, among other honors.

BEFORE FAME
He appeared on Orillia radio when he was a young soprano. He wrote the “Canadian Railroad Trilogy” for the CBC.

TRIVIA
He was inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame in 1986.

FAMILY LIFE
He married his wife Brita in April 1963; after their divorce in 1973, he remarried Elizabeth Moon in 1988.

ASSOCIATED WITH
Some of his songs were recorded by Elvis Presley.