One of the highest charting singers in the late 1950s who covered the work of many black R&B singers. He also hosted the show The Pat Boone Chevy Showroom.
He attended three colleges before graduating. He at one point claimed to have been a descendent of pioneer
He is a singer, but his book Twixt Twelve and Twenty was a bestseller in the 1950s.
He married Shirley Boone on November 7, 1953 and they had four children together. His daughter
Boone had Elvis Presley open for him at shows in the 1950s.