Skeeter Davis

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Birthday
30, 1931
Birthplace
Dry Ridge, KY
Death Date
Sep 9, 2004 (72)
Birth Sign
Capricorn
Birthday
30, 1931
Birthplace
Dry Ridge, KY
Death Date
Sep 9, 2004 (72)

About

Country singer who released the hit "I Forgot More Than You'll Ever Know" and the ballad "The End of the World."

Before Fame

She changed her last name to Davis and teamed up with Betty Jack Davis to form The Davis Sisters in the 1940's.

Trivia

With allusions to Buddy Holly and appearances on Grand Ole Opry, she was a singer squarely in-between country and pop.

Family Life

She was born Mary Penick in Dry Ridge, Kentucky.

Associated With

She and Patsy Cline were some of the biggest crossover country stars of their age.