Shannon Leto

United States

Shannon Leto Bio

Who is Shannon Leto

Shannon Leto (born March 9, 1970) is an American songwriter and musician. He is best known to the world as the drummer for Thirty Seconds to Mars.

Early Life (Childhood)

Shannon Leto was born in Bossier City, Louisiana. His mother was from Cajun ancestry. He actively uses drugs when he was a child and was dropped out of school.

Interesting Facts

Shannon is also a photographer, he did most of the photography for his band. He is also an excellent writer. He is often found wearing caps.

Personal Life

Shannon was a drug addict. He ruined his adolescence and often claimed it to be a mess. He was finally pulled out of drugs by Jared.


Shannon along with his band members has won many awards like: The MTV2 Award , Vidoe Most Inspired by a Film Chainsaw Awards, The Best Live Action Video Woodie Awards and many more.