Miles Lightfoot: Everything About Gordon Lightfoot’s Son

Miles Lightfoot

Miles Lightfoot is the son of Gordon Lightfoot. Miles’ father Gordon Lightfoot is a singer-songwriter who is also a guitarist. He has been able to achieve international success in folk, folk-rock, and country music. He is credited with helping to define the folk-pop sound of the 1960s and 1970s.

Miles Lightfoot: Bio Summary

Name Miles Lightfoot
Age31 years old as of 2022
Born 1991
Famous asson of Gordon Lightfoot
Gender Male
Parents Elizabeth Moon and Gordon Lightfoot
Siblings Ingrid Lightfoot, Fred Lightfoot, Meredith Lightfoot, Gaylen McGee, and Eric Lightfoot
Grandparents Jessica Lightfoot and Gordon Lightfoot Sr.

Who Is Miles Lightfoot?

Miles Lightfoot was born in 1991. He is 31 years old as of 2022. His parents are Gordon Lightfoot and Elizabeth Moon. His parents were married in 1989 but in 2011, they divorced after a separation that is said to have lasted nine years. Miles Lightfoot’s parents gave birth to him and Meredith Lightfoot. He has half-siblings who are Ingrid Lightfoot, Fred Lightfoot, Gaylen McGee, and Eric Lightfoot. His father Gordon Lightfoot is currently married to actress Kim Hasse.

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Miles Lightfoot is the grandchild of Jessica Lightfoot and Gordon Lightfoot Sr. Gordon Lightfoot Sr. owned a local dry cleaning business. The high schools or colleges Miles attended haven’t been made public.

Miles Lightfoot has lived a life away from much attention. He has been distant from the spotlight and has no interest in sharing his businesses with the public. There is no information about his career and love life. However, in case we discover any information about his life, we will not hesitate to update you.

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What Happened To Miles Lightfoot’s Father?

Miles Lightfoot’s father Gordon Lightfoot suffered a serious stomach ache before the second concert of a two-night stand in Orillia. He was airlifted to McMaster Medical Centre in Hamilton, Ontario, and underwent emergency vascular surgery for a ruptured abdominal aortic aneurysm.

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Gordon Lightfoot was in serious condition in the Intensive Care Unit (ICU). He suffered a six-week coma and a tracheotomy. He also did four surgical operations and all his remaining 2002 concert dates were canceled. He spent over three months after he was taken to the McMaster Medical Centre.

Gordon Lightfoot was eventually released to continue his recovery at home. He underwent follow-up surgery to continue the treatment of his abdominal condition, in 2003. Also, he suffered a minor stroke in the middle of a performance on September 14, 2006.

Gordon Lightfoot was unable use the middle and ring fingers on his right hand. In 2007, he had full use of his right hand and played all of the guitar parts in concert as he originally wrote them. Full recovery took longer. “I fought my way back in seven or eight months”.

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Death Hoax About Miles Lightfoot’s Father

Miles Lightfoot’s father Gordon Lightfoot was the victim of a death hoax. In February 2010, a death hoax started on Twitter when the then-CTV journalist David Akin posted on Twitter and Facebook that Gordon had passed away.

At the time, Gordon Lightfoot was at a dental appointment when the rumors spread. He got to know about everything while he was listening to the radio on his drive home. He called Charles Adler of CJOB, the DJ and radio station he heard reporting his death, and dispelled the rumors.

Gordon Lightfoot granted an interview and disclosed that he isn’t dead but alive and doing well.

Ruth Kai Botchway

Ruth Kai Botchway is a Senior Editor at She is a graduate of All Stars Media College (2021) with a Diploma in Journalism and Media Studies. With more than two years experience in Journalism, she has served as an intern at Accra FM and worked with Green TV and Ashiaman TV. She worked as a Maritime Journalist/ influencer, producing Port and Maritime agenda initially aired on Ashiaman TV. You can reach her via email:

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