Andrés Segovia Torres, 1st Marquis of Salobreña
February 21, 1893 – June 2, 1987)
Spanish classical guitarist Andrés Segovia was given an Grammy Lifetime
Achievement Award in 1986 for his contributions to his genre. He disobeyed
his father by pursuing guitar rather than law. When he was sixteen, he had
a public performance in Grenada.
He has been regarded as one of the greatest guitarists of all time.