Jimmy Page is one of music's greatest guitarists, innovators, and legend Rolling Stone called him "one of rock's most important and influential guitar players, writers, and producers" and ranked him number three on its list of 100 greatest guitarists of all time. Page's experiences with The Yardbirds were very influential in contributing to the success of Led Zeppelin. He has admitted heavy recreational drug use throughout the 1970s and began to use heroin in 1975. According to Sunday Times Rich List , Page's asset was worth £75 millions as of 2012.
He first played guitar at age twelve when his family moved into a house in Miles Road, Epsom. At 13, he appeared on a talent quest program of which aired on The BBC1 in 1957.
He was married to
Charlotte Martinon January 14, 1970, married Patricia Ecker - a model and waitress in 1986, and finally married Jimena Gomez-Paratcha in April 1995 but they divorced in 2008 . He has three daughters named Zofia, Scarlet and Jana and two sons named Ashen and James III.
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