George Jones was a celebrated American country music singer best remembered for his enormously successful Grammy Award-winning song He Stopped Loving Her Today, which is widely regarded as the greatest country song ever recorded. He released several other number one country hits, including White Lightning, She Thinks I still Care and I Always Get Lucky with You.
He was married four times and fathered four children. His fourth and final marriage was to Nancy Sepulvado.
He received his inductions into the Country Music Hall of Fame and the Texas Country Music Hall of Fame in 1992 and 2010 respectively. In 2012, he was honored with the Grammy Lifetime Achievement award.
According to him, as a child, he was both emotionally and physically abused by his alcoholic father.
Country fans need to support country music by buying albums and concert tickets for traditional artists or the music will just fade away. And that would be really sad.George Jones
was a famous American singer-songwriter and guitarist,
who was born on
September 12, 1931. As a person born on this date, George Jones is listed in our database as the 19th
most popular celebrity for the day (September 12) and the 28th most popular for the year (1931).
People born on September 12
fall under the Zodiac sign of Virgo, the Virgin.
George Jones is the 501st most popular Virgo.
Aside from information specific to George Jones' birthday, George Jones is the 3255th most famous American.
In general, George Jones ranks as the 5920th
most popular famous person, and the 629th most popular singer of all time.
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