Carl Smith

Country, Musical Artist

1927 – 2010

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Who was Carl Smith?

Carl Milton Smith was an American country music singer. Known as "Mister Country," Smith was the husband of June Carter and Goldie Hill, and the father of Carlene Carter. He was one of country's most successful male artists during the 1950s, with 30 Top 10 Billboard hits, including 21 in a row. Smith's success continued well into the 1970s, when he had a charting single every year except one. He is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

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Born
Mar 15, 1927
Maynardville
Also known as
  • Smith, Carl
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Nationality
  • United States of America
Profession
Lived in
  • Tennessee
  • Knoxville
Died
Jan 16, 2010
Nashville

Submitted
on July 23, 2013

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