Hartley Peavey

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Birthday
2, 1939
Birthplace
Mississippi
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
2, 1939 (age 81)
Birthplace
Mississippi

About

Famous for founding the highly successful Peavey Electronics audio and music equipment company, this Mississippi-born entrepreneur became a member of his state's Musicians Hall of Fame in 2001.

Before Fame

He began building music amplifiers during his teenage years.

Trivia

Before entering the business world, he earned a bachelor's degree from Mississippi State University.

Family Life

He was born and raised in Meridian, Mississippi.

Associated With

He and singer and guitarist Tom Scholz both built guitar amplifiers.