Mac Davis Rank
About Mac Davis
Legendary American country musician Mac Davis will be remembered for his hugely-successful career in the country music genre, which saw him record numerous hits including his signature song, “Baby, Don't Get Hooked”.
Davis was also a gifted songwriter who, during the genesis of his career, penned several hit songs for many artists, including Elvis Presley. His songwriting credits for Elvis include “Don't Cry Daddy” and “Memories”.
As an actor, he made his first on-screen appearance as Seth Maxwell in the 1979 comedy film titled, “North Dallas Forty”.
Marriages and Children
From 1963 to 1968, the singer was married to Fran Cook – their marriage produced a son name, Joel Scott. After their separation, he tied the knot with Sarah Barg in 1971. Their union came to an end in 1976.
He married Lise K. Gerard in 1982 – the couple remained married until his passing in 2020. He had two children, Cody Luke and Noah Claire, with Lise.
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Famous quotes by Mac Davis
Don't Cry Daddy is a pretty sad song. He got to the end of it and it was just real quiet and Elvis says, I'm gonna cut that someday for my daddy. And, by God, he did. He lived up to his word.Mac Davis
I didn't have a lot of communication with Elvis. You had to go through a barricade to get to Elvis. It was people hanging on every word, and I felt very uncomfortable a lot of times.Mac Davis
If it was just me and Elvis one on one, which only happened once or twice in the times that I did see him, it was a really comfortable. He was a cool guy. Easy laugh, nice guy.Mac Davis
It's pretty amazing to me that my first hit record was an Elvis Presley record.Mac Davis
There was a chance for me to write one song for the section where Elvis sat in his black leather outfit and sang the old hits. At eight oclock the next morning I had written Memories.Mac Davis
Mac Davis' Popularity
Mac Davis was a famous American singer-songwriter, guitarist, and actor, who was born on January 21, 1942. As a person born on this date, Mac Davis is listed in our database as the 34th most popular celebrity for the day (January 21) and the 91st most popular for the year (1942).
People born on January 21 fall under the Zodiac sign of Aquarius, the Water Bearer. Mac Davis is the 1151st most popular Aquarius.
Aside from information specific to Mac Davis' birthday, Mac Davis is the 10313th most famous American and ranks 4th in famous people born in Lubbock, Texas, U.S.
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