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Jimmy Page’s Life in Pictures

Follow the Led Zeppelin guitarist from his time in the Yardbirds to performing at the Olympics

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Jimmy Page (back-row, center) poses with Carter-Lewis and The Southerners, circa 1964.


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The Yardbirds

Chris Dreja, Jimmy Page, Jim McCarty, Keith Relf and Jeff Beck of the Yardbirds pose for a portrait, circa 1966.

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Led Zeppelin’s First Gig

Robert Plant and Jimmy Page perform as The New Yardbirds during their first show with the group that would later be called Led Zeppelin Copenhagen on September 7th, 1968.

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Striking Gold

John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page, Robert Plant and John Bonham pose with gold record plaques for their first album, Led Zeppelin, in 1969.

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Bath Festival

Robert Plant, Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones and John Bonham of Led Zeppelin perform at the Bath Festival in Shepton Mallet, England on June 28th, 1970.

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Double Neck

Jimmy Page plays a twin-necked guitar while performing with Led Zeppelin at the Wembley Empire Pool in London in November 1971.

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The Song Remains The Same

Led Zeppelin performs during the filming of The Song Remains The Same in New York on July 29th, 1973.

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Earls Court 1975

Jimmy Page stands alone onstage at Earls Court Exhibition Center in West London during their run of sold-out concerts in May 1975.

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Jimmy Page performs with Led Zeppelin at the Oakland Coliseum in California on July 23rd, 1977.

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40th Anniversary of Atlantic Records

Robert Plant and Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin perform at a 40th Anniversary Tribute to Atlantic Records at Madison Square Garden in New York on May 14th, 1988.

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Meeting the Queen

Jimmy Page and Brian May meet Queen Elizabeth II at the Music Day At The Palace event at Buckingham Palace in London on March 1st, 2005.

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Reunion for Ahmet Ertegun

John Paul Jones, Robert Plant, Jason Bonham (John's son) and Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin perform during the Led Zeppelin Tribute to Ahmet Ertegun concert at the O2 Arena in London on December 10th, 2007.

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2008 Olympics in Beijing

Jimmy Page performs with Leona Lewis during the closing ceremony for the 2008 Olympic Games in Beijing on August 24th, 2008.

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Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

Jeff Beck and Jimmy Page perform together during the 24th Annual Rock and Roll Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony at Public Hall in Cleveland, Ohio on April 4th, 2009.

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‘Sunshine Superman’ With Donovan

Donovan and Jimmy Page perform songs from Donovan's album Sunshine Superman with the London Contemporary Orchestra at Royal Albert Hall in London on June 3rd, 2011.

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The Kennedy Center Honors

John Paul Jones, Jimmy Page and Robert Plant of Led Zeppelin laugh with Buddy Guy at The Kennedy Center Honors in Washington, DC on December 1st, 2012.

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Celebration Day

John Paul Jones, Robert Plant and Jimmy Page of Led Zeppelin attend a press conference to announce Led Zeppelin's live DVD Celebration Day in London, England on September 21st, 2012.  

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Jimmy Page presents the Innovator Award to Wilko Johnson at the Classic Rock Roll of Honour at The Roundhouse in London, England on November 14th, 2013.

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