George Beverly Shea Rank
About George Beverly Shea
George Beverly Shea is mostly described as one of the greatest gospel singers of all-time. He’s known for his version of the Swedish hymn titled "How Great Thou Art” and "The Wonder of It All”. His partnership with international evangelist, Billy Graham, further increased his popularity.
His dad, Rev. Adam Joseph Shea, taught him how to play the violin, whiles her mother, Maude Mary Theodora Shea, gave him some lessons on how to play the organ and piano. He grew up together with seven other siblings.
He and Erma L. Scharfe had two children named Elaine and Ronnie. After the death of his wife in 1976, he married a lady called Karlene Aceto in 1985.
The Gospel Music Association included his name in the Gospel Music Hall of Fame in 1978.
In 1993, he was honored with the “Christian Service Award” by the ‘Christian Holiness Partnership’.
He died of stroke in 2013.
George Beverly Shea Rank
F.A.Q. about George Beverly Shea
When is his birthday?
George Beverly Shea's birthday is on February 1, 1909.
In how many days is his birthday?
George's birthday is in 184 days
How old was George when he died?
He was 104 years old.
When did he die?
He died in April 16, 2013.
How old would he be today?
George Beverly Shea would be 112 years old if he was alive today.
Where was George from?
He was born in Winchester, Ontario, Canada.
George Beverly Shea's Popularity
George Beverly Shea was a famous American gospel musician, who was born on February 1, 1909. As a person born on this date, George Beverly Shea is listed in our database as the 94th most popular celebrity for the day (February 1) and the 68th most popular for the year (1909).
People born on February 1 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. George Beverly Shea is the 2407th most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to George Beverly Shea's birthday, George Beverly Shea is the 17188th most famous American.
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