Fender, Clarence Leonidas
Articles about Clarence Leonidas Fender
The Electric XII was one of the last models to be developed by Fender's original management.
Clarence Leonidas Fender (known as Leo to friends and associates) was born near the town of Fullerton, California, some 25 miles southeast of downtown Los Angeles, on 10th August 1909.
Leo Fender's departure, in 1965, from the company that bore his name did little to dampen his creativity.