Tammy Wynette

Country singer Tammy Wynette Full Name: Tammy Wynette
Nationality: American

Profession: Country singer
Why Famous: One of country music's best-known artists who recorded the hit "Stand By Your Man."

Born: May 5, 1942
Star Sign: Taurus
Birthplace: Itawamba County, Mississippi, USA

Died: April 6, 1998 (aged 55)
Cause of Death: Lung blood clot

Married Life

  • 1969-02-16 Country singer Tammy Wynette (26) weds musician George Jones (37)
  • 1976-07-18 Country singer Tammy Wynette (34) weds real-estate mogul Michael Tomlin
  • 1978-07-06 Country singer Tammy Wynette (36) weds record producer George Richey (42) in Florida

Historical Events in the Life of Tammy Wynette

  • 1968-11-20 2nd Country Music Association Award: Glen Campbell & Tammy Wynette wins
  • 1969-10-15 3rd Country Music Association Award: Johnny Cash & Tammy Wynette wins
  • 1970-04-13 5th Academy of Country Music Awards: Merle Haggard and Tammy Wynette win
  • 1992-05-05 Country singer Tammy Wynette hospitalized with bile duct infection
  • 1994-12-28 Tammy Wynette admitted to the hospital with bile duct infection