White-bearded country singer who sold over 100 million albums.
He had his first band dissolve after their front man left to go solo.
He is a country singer, his two most influential albums were The Gambler and Kenny.
He got married 5 times: first to Janice Gordon on May 15, 1958, then to Jean in October 1960, then to Margo Anderson in October 1964, then to Marianne Gordon on October 1, 1977, and then to Wanda Miller on June 1, 1997.
He did a song with Dolly Parton called, The Greatest Gift of All.