A man of many talents, Helm is best known as the drummer in The Band, recent inductees into the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame, who have just released their eleventh studio recording, High on the Hog, to great acclaim. His screen credits include Coal Miner's Daughter, The Right Stuff, Best Revenge, Smooth Talk, Man Outside, End of the Line and Staying Together, in addition to his many television appearances.
Note: This profile was written in or before 2002.
Levon Helm Facts
|Birth Name||Mark Lavon Helm|
|Birthday||May 26, 1942|
|Birthplace||Marvell, Arkansas, USA|
|Date of death||April 19, 2012 (age 69)|