Carl Smith

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Birthday
15, 1927
Birthplace
Maynardville, TN
Death Date
Jan 16, 2010 (82)
Birth Sign
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Birthday
15, 1927
Birthplace
Maynardville, TN
Death Date
Jan 16, 2010 (82)

About

Country Music Hall of Fame inductee who gained his most notable success from the 1940s to the early 1960s.

Before Fame

He joined his first band, Kitty Dibble and Her Dude Ranch Ranglers, at age fifteen.

Trivia

He had twenty-one consecutive top-ten hits in the 1950s, including "Hey Joe" and "Back Up Buddy."

Family Life

He had four children named Carl Jr., Larry Dean, Carlene, and Lori Lynn.

Associated With

He became a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame like Connie Smith .

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