Waylon Jennings is best known as Country Singer who has born on June 15, 1937 in Littlefield, TX. Currently, Waylon Jennings is 84 years, 1 months and 19 days old. Waylon Jennings will celebrate 85th birthday on Wednesday, 15th of June 2022. Below the countdown to Waylon Jennings upcoming birthday.
Prominent country singer and songwriter who was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001. He was posthumously given a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Nashville Songwriters' Festival in 2007.
He started his music career by performing on KVOW when he was 12 years old. He worked various odd jobs, including driving trucks, while growing up.
He narrated the original The Dukes of Hazzard. His name was originally Wayland, but his parents changed it to Waylon after it was brought to their attention that there was a school called Wayland Baptist University.
After divorcing his first wife Barbara Rood, he married Maxine Lawrence in 1956, Lynne Jones in 1962, and finally Jessi Colter in 1969. He had six children, Shooter, Buddy, Deana, Tomi, Julie and Terry.
He joined the group The Highwaymen with Johnny Cash.
Waylon Jennings is 84 years old today.
Waylon Jennings was born on June 15, 1937 in Littlefield, TX.
Waylon Jennings zodiac sign is Gemini.
Waylon Jennings was best known as Country Singer.
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Below are historical events that coincided with Waylon Jennings's birthday including important historical events as well as births and deaths of historical figures.
|1940||World War II: Operation Ariel begins: Allied troops start to evacuate France, following Germany's takeover of Paris and most of the nation.|
|1944||World War II: Battle of Saipan: The United States invade Japanese-occupied Saipan.|
|1944||In the Saskatchewan general election, the CCF, led by Tommy Douglas, is elected and forms the first socialist government in North America.|
|1970||Charles Manson goes on trial for the Sharon Tate murders.|
|1972||Red Army Faction co-founder Ulrike Meinhof is captured by police in Langenhagen.|
|1977||After the death of dictator Francisco Franco in 1975, the first democratic elections took place in Spain on this day.|
|1978||King Hussein of Jordan marries American Lisa Halaby, who takes the name Queen Noor.|
|1985||Rembrandt's painting Danaë is attacked by a man (later judged insane) who throws sulfuric acid on the canvas and cuts it twice with a knife.|
|1991||In the Philippines, Mount Pinatubo erupts in the second largest volcanic eruption of the 20th century, killing over 800 people.|
|1992||The United States Supreme Court rules in United States v. Álvarez-Machaín that it is permissible for the United States to forcibly extradite suspects in foreign countries and bring them to the United States for trial, without approval from those other countries.|
|1994||Israel and Vatican City establish full diplomatic relations.|
|1996||The Troubles: The Provisional Irish Republican Army (IRA) detonates a powerful truck bomb in the middle of Manchester, England, devastating the city centre and injuring 200 people.|
|2001||Leaders of the People's Republic of China, Russia, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan and Uzbekistan formed the Shanghai Cooperation Organisation.|
|2012||Nik Wallenda becomes the first person to successfully tightrope walk directly over Niagara Falls.|
|2013||A bomb explodes on a bus in the Pakistani city of Quetta, killing at least 25 people and wounding 22 others.|
|1986||The birth of James Maloney, Australian rugby league player|
|1986||The birth of Trevor Plouffe, American baseball player|
|1987||The birth of Ani Mijačika, Croatian tennis player|
|1989||The birth of Víctor Cabedo, Spanish cyclist (d. 2012)|
|1989||The birth of Bryan Clauson, American racing driver (d. 2016)|
|1991||The birth of Emily Harman, American tennis player|
|1992||The birth of Michał Kopczyński, Polish footballer|
|1992||The birth of Mohamed Salah, Egyptian footballer|
|1992||The birth of Dafne Schippers, Dutch heptathlete and sprinter|
|1993||The birth of Kanna Arihara, Japanese singer|
|1993||The birth of Irfan Hadžić, Bosnian footballer|
|1994||The birth of Vincent Janssen, Dutch footballer|
|1994||The birth of Inaki Williams, Basque footballer|
|1996||The birth of Aurora Aksnes, Norwegian singer-songwriter|
|1997||The birth of Madison Kocian, American gymnast|
|2012||The death of Barry MacKay, American tennis player and sportscaster (b. 1935)|
|2012||The death of Israel Nogueda Otero, Mexican economist and politician, 10th Governor of Guerrero (b. 1935)|
|2012||The death of Jerry Tubbs, American football player and coach (b. 1935)|
|2013||The death of Heinz Flohe, German footballer and manager (b. 1948)|
|2013||The death of José Froilán González, Argentinian race car driver (b. 1922)|
|2013||The death of Dennis O'Rourke, Australian director and producer (b. 1945)|
|2013||The death of Kenneth G. Wilson, American physicist and academic, Nobel Prize laureate (b. 1936)|
|2014||The death of Jacques Bergerac, French actor and businessman (b. 1927)|
|2014||The death of Casey Kasem, American radio host, producer, and voice actor, co-created American Top 40 (b. 1932)|
|2014||The death of Daniel Keyes, American short story writer and novelist (b. 1927)|
|2014||The death of Moise Safra, Brazilian businessman and philanthropist, co-founded Banco Safra (b. 1934)|
|2015||The death of Kirk Kerkorian, American businessman, founded the Tracinda Corporation (b. 1917)|
|2016||The death of Lois Duncan, American author (b. 1934)|
|2018||The death of Matt "Guitar" Murphy, American Blues guitarist (The Blues Brothers) (b. 1929)|
|2019||The death of Franco Zeffirelli, Italian film director (b. 1923)|
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