Kenny Rogers is a celebrated American country singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist and actor regarded as one of the greatest country performers of all time. Throughout his career spanning over six decades, he released numerous successful albums, including 1978's The Gambler, 1979's Kenny and 1980'sGideon. Beyond music, he also saw success as an actor, starring in numerous motion pictures and TV series such as 1982's comedy-drama film Six Pack andThe Gambler series of films.
He is the son of Lucille Lois and Edward Rogers. He grew up with seven siblings. Prior to his 1997 marriage to Wanda Miller, he was married and divorced four times. He fathered six children from these marriages.
In addition to being one of the best-selling artists of all time, he has also won dozens of awards, including multiple Grammy Awards, American Music Awards, Academy of Country Music Awards and CMT Music Awards.
In 2013, he received his induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Don't be afraid to give up the good for the great.Kenny Rogers
I just hope I can spread some of the happiness that's been coming my way.Kenny Rogers
My mom loved to sing - and I'll go on record and say she was the worst singer ever. I'd get up and move away from her!Kenny Rogers
There has to be chemistry in a duet, but if you go beyond the point of friendship and attraction, you lose something.Kenny Rogers
There is a trade off - as you grow older you gain wisdom but you lose spontaneity.Kenny Rogers
is a famous American musician,
who was born on
August 21, 1938. As a person born on this date, Kenny Rogers is listed in our database as the 13th
most popular celebrity for the day (August 21) and the 11th most popular for the year (1938).
People born on August 21
fall under the Zodiac sign of Leo, the Lion.
Kenny Rogers is the 287th most popular Leo.
Aside from information specific to Kenny Rogers' birthday, Kenny Rogers is the 1919th most famous American and ranks 102nd in famous people born in Houston, Texas, U.S.
In general, Kenny Rogers ranks as the 3379th
most popular famous person, and the 369th most popular singer of all time.
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