Webb Pierce

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Birthday
8, 1921
Birthplace
West Monroe, LA
Death Date
Feb 24, 1991 (69)
Birth Sign
Leo
Birthday
8, 1921
Birthplace
West Monroe, LA
Death Date
Feb 24, 1991 (69)

About

Country musician and honky tonk artist who had a thirty-seven week #1 single with "In the Jailhouse Now" in 1955.

Before Fame

He started playing guitar on a local Louisiana radio station at age fifteen. He later was welcomed as a member of the Grand Ole Opry.

Trivia

He scored an impressive thirteen #1 country singles in his nearly thirty-year long career.

Family Life

He married Betty Jane Lewis in 1942.

Associated With

He featured Kitty Wells on his top-ten 1957 single "Oh So Many Years."