Marvin Rainwater

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Birthday
2, 1925
Birthplace
Kansas
Death Date
Sep 17, 2013 (88)
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
2, 1925
Birthplace
Kansas
Death Date
Sep 17, 2013 (88)

About

Country singer who was popular in the 1950s with hits like "Whole Lotta Woman" and "Gonna Find Me a Bluebird."

Before Fame

He took piano lessons as a child but stopped after losing half of his thumb in a work accident as a teenager. He spent some time in the Navy during World War II before learning guitar.

Trivia

He was the seventy-third person to be inducted in the Rockabilly Hall of Fame.

Family Life

He had three daughters named Judi, Lora, and Barbara and one son named Wade.

Associated With

His song "Hot and Cold" was featured on Bob Dylan's radio show Theme Time Radio Hour.