John Burgess (1934)
- Category : Entertain-Music-Instrumentalist
- Type : GE
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Split - Large
- Incarnation Cross : RAX Rulership 1
Scottish bagpipe player who was known as "The King of the Highland Pipes." Childhood lessons brought numerous wins and accolades from junior and professional competitions. His albums gained popularity in the '70s and Burgess was awarded an MBE in 1989. He died June 29, 2005 near his home inInvergordon, Scotland from injuries suffered in an auto accident. He was 71.