Lonnie Donegan

+POST  EDIT
Like
+BANNER 

About

More »

Anthony James Donegan (29 April 1931 – 3 November 2002), better known as Lonnie Donegan, was a British singer, songwriter and musician, referred to as the King of Skiffle, who influenced 1960s British pop musicians. The Guinness Book of British Hit Singles & Albums lists him as "Britain's most successful and influential recording artist before The Beatles". He had 31 UK Top 30 single hits, 24 being successive and three at number one. He was the first British male singer with two US Top 10 hits. Donegan received an Ivor Novello lifetime achievement award in 1997 and in 2000 he was made an MBE.

Wikipedia
Age: 71 (age at death)
Died: 2 November, 2002, Place of Death
Height: Height unknown
Nationality: Scottish
Claim to Fame: One line executive summary

Filmography

95 Credits »
1987 Rockliffe's Babies Ferns
1983 Party with the Rovers Guest
1959 After Hours -
1957 Light Fingers -
2013 Pawn Shop Chronicles -
2012 Qu'est-ce qu'on va faire de toi? -
2011 We Need to Talk About Kevin -
2011 When Rock Goes Acoustic -
2008 Telstar: The Joe Meek Story -
2008 It Might Get Loud -
2007 Neal Cassady -

In the News

4 Stories »

Lists

59 Lists »
Lonnie Donegan appears in the following lists:

FamousFix content is contributed and edited by our readers. You are most welcome to update, correct or add information to this page. Update Information
Lonnie Donegan

Main Details

Career

Media

Publicity

Community

Features

Do you like Lonnie Donegan?


6,801 views

Discuss

0 Threads »
Start a discussion about Lonnie Donegan. Register »
Follow the Lonnie Donegan Activity Feed

Top Contributors

See All »
Anamaly Anamaly 1 point
Would you like to contribute? Register »

Popularity


This website is part of the FamousFix entertainment community. By continuing past this page, and by your continued use of this site, you agree to be bound by and abide by the Terms of Use. Loaded in 0.13 secs.
Terms of Use  |  Copyright  |  Privacy
Copyright 2006-2015, FamousFix