Paul Stookey

Noel Paul Stookey (born December 30, 1937) is a singer-songwriter best known as Paul in the folk trio Peter, Paul and Mary. He took the stage name “Paul” as part of the trio Peter, Paul and Mary, but he has been known as Noel (his first name) otherwise, throughout his life.

Since the death of Mary Travers, he has continued to work as a solo singer and activist.