8/30/1919 in Nashville, Tennessee, USADied:
92Cause of death:
stroke Full name:
Ellen Muriel Deason WrightNoted For:
country singer; hits include "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels" (1952), "I Can't Stop Loving You" (1958), "Heartbreak U.S.A." (1961). Inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame (1974). Received a Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award (1991). Wife of country singer Johnnie Wright (1937-2011).
Copyright © 2019 by David Carson. The Dead or Alive Data Base is brought to you by Living Water Specialties.