BirthdayApril 15, 1933
BirthplaceMeherrin, USA

Celebrity biographies

  1. About Roy Clark

    Full name: Roy Clark
    Also known as: Roy Clark, Clark, Roy
    Professions: Soundtrack, Actor, Producer

  2. Roy Clark Measurements

    Height: 5' 11" (1.8 m)

  3. Roy Clark Known for

    Hee Haw (1969), Mitzi... Zings Into Spring (1977), A Concert: Behind Prison Walls (1977), 20th Annual Music City News Awards (1986)

  4. Roy Clark Biography

    Roy Linwood Clark (born April 15, 1933) is an American country music musician and performer. He is best known for hosting Hee Haw, a nationally televised country variety show, from 1969 to 1992. Roy Clark has been an important and influential figure in country music, both as a performer and helping to popularize the genre.During the 1970s, Clark frequently guest-hosted for Johnny Carson on The Tonight Show and enjoyed a 30-million viewership for Hee Haw. Clark is highly regarded and renowned as a guitarist and banjo player, and is also skilled in classical guitar and several other instruments. Although he has had hit songs as a pop vocalist (e.g., "Yesterday, When I Was Young" and "Thank God and Greyhound"), his instrumental skill has had an enormous effect on generations of bluegrass and country musicians. He is a member of the Grand Ole Opry, since 1987 and The Country Music Hall of Fame.

  5. Roy Clark Family

    Spouse: Barbara Joyce Rupard-Clark

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