John Prine

#39030
Most Popular
Boost
Birthday
10, 1946
Birthplace
Maywood, IL
Birth Sign
Libra
Birthday
10, 1946 (age 72)
Birthplace
Maywood, IL

About

American country and folk singer known for Paradise, Angel from Montgomery, and many other songs.

Before Fame

He used to be a postman and was stationed in Germany with the Army during the Vietnam War. His musical career received an early boost from film critic Roger Ebert.

Trivia

He was inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 2003.

Family Life

He raised three children with third wife Fiona Whelan.

Associated With

He was discovered by Kris Kristofferson.