BirthdayNovember 21, 1933
BirthplacePauls Valley, USA
Age82
HoroscopeScorpio

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Jean Shepard

    Full name: Jean Shepard
    Also known as: Jean Shepard, Shepard, Jean
    Professions: American singer

  2. Jean Shepard Biography

    Ollie Imogene Shepard (born November 21, 1933), better known as Jean Shepard, is an American honky tonk singer-songwriter who was a pioneer for women in country music. Shepard released a total of 73 singles to the Hot Country Songs chart, one of which reached the No. 1 spot. She recorded a total of 24 studio albums between 1956 and 1981, and has been a member of the Grand Ole Opry since 1955.After Kitty Wells' 1952 breakthrough, Shepard quickly followed, and a national television gig and the Opry helped make her a star when few female country singers had enduring success. Her first hit, "A Dear John Letter", a 1953 duet with Ferlin Husky, was the first post-World War II record by a woman country artist to sell more than a million copies.

  3. Jean Shepard Family

  4. Sources

    http://jeanshepardcountry.com/
    https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki?curid=5989807
    http://imdb.com/name/nm2228292