Person:Johnny Cash (1)

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Johnny R. Cash
b.26 Feb 1932 Arkansas
m. 18 Aug 1920
  1. Johann Cash
  2. Thomas Cash
  3. Roy Cashabt 1922 - 1993
  4. Louise Cashabt 1924 - 2004
  5. Jack D Cashabt 1929 - 1944
  6. Johnny R. Cash1932 - 2003
  7. Reba Cash1934 - 2006
m. 1 Mar 1968
  1. Rosanne Cash1955 - 2003
Facts and Events
Name[1] Johnny R. Cash
Gender Male
Birth[1] 26 Feb 1932 Arkansas
Marriage 1 Mar 1968 Franklin, Kentucky, United Statesto Valerie June Carter
Death[1] 12 Sep 2003 Hendersonville, Sumner, Tennessee, United States of America


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John R. "Johnny" Cash (February 26, 1932 – September 12, 2003) was a singer-songwriter, actor, and author,[1] widely considered one of the most influential American musicians of the 20th century.

Although primarily remembered as a country music icon, his genre-spanning songs and sound embraced rock and roll, rockabilly, blues, folk, and gospel. This crossover appeal won Cash the rare honor of multiple induction in the Country Music, Rock and Roll, and Gospel Music Halls of Fame.

Cash was known for his deep bass-baritone voice, the distinctive sound of his Tennessee Three backing band, a rebelliousness coupled with an increasingly somber and humble demeanor, free prison concerts, and trademark look, which earned him the nickname "The Man in Black". He traditionally began his concerts with the simple "Hello, I'm Johnny Cash.", followed by his signature "Folsom Prison Blues".

Much of Cash's music echoed themes of sorrow, moral tribulation and redemption, especially in the later stages of his career. His best-known songs included "I Walk the Line", "Folsom Prison Blues", "Ring of Fire", "Get Rhythm" and "Man in Black". He also recorded humorous numbers like "One Piece at a Time" and "A Boy Named Sue"; a duet with his future wife, June Carter, called "Jackson"; and railroad songs including "Hey, Porter" and "Rock Island Line". During the last stage of his career, Cash covered songs by several late 20th-century rock artists, most notably "Hurt" by Nine Inch Nails. Johnny R. Cash http://trees.ancestry.com/rd?f=image&guid=6945fe67-203f-400c-aeeb-0031c312ff74&tid=5869814&pid=-1029514624

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Ancestry.com. Social Security Death Index. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2007.Original data - Social Security Administration. Social Security Death Index, Master File. Social Security Administration.Original data: Social Security Administration. Social Security), Number: 429-52-4960; Issue State: Arkansas; Issue Date: Before 1951.

    Birth date: 26 Feb 1932Birth place: Death date: 12 Sep 2003Death place: Hendersonville, Sumner, Tennessee, United States of America

  2.   Public Member Trees. (Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc., 2006.Original data - Family trees submitted by Ancestry members.Original data: Family trees submitted by Ancestry members.), Ancestry Family Trees.
  3.   Johnny Cash, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.