Red Foley

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Birthday
17, 1910
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Sep 19, 1968 (58)
Birth Sign
Gemini
Birthday
17, 1910
Birthplace
Kentucky
Death Date
Sep 19, 1968 (58)

About

Country singer who released ten #1 singles between 1944 and 1969, including "Peace in the Valley."

Before Fame

He worked as an usher and singer after graduating from Berea High School.

Trivia

He has two stars on the Hollywood Walk of Fame and is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

Family Life

He married his third wife, Sally Sweet, in 1952; he has a son, Clyde Cummins, who is also a country singer.

Associated With

He played a role in launching the career of country starlet Brenda Lee .

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