Hank Snow

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Birthday
9, 1914
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Dec 20, 1999 (85)
Birth Sign
Taurus
Birthday
9, 1914
Birthplace
Canada
Death Date
Dec 20, 1999 (85)

About

Country singer whose career spanned almost a half-century. He released 140 albums and is best known for songs such as "I'm Moving On" and "The Golden Rocket."

Before Fame

His first album, "Country Classics", was released in March, 1952 under the RCA Victor Label.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame and a museum celebrating his life's work was opened in Liverpool, Nova Scotia, Canada.

Family Life

His parents, George Lewis Snow and Marie Alice Boutilier, separated when he was eight years old.

Associated With

His music has been covered by a number of legendary artists such as Johnny Cash, The Rolling Stones and Elvis Presley.