Jim Reeves1,015Photo Credit: CindyCelebs

Country Musician

James Travis "Jim" Reeves (August 20, 1923 – July 31, 1964) was an American country and popular music singer-songwriter. With records charting from the 1950s to the 1980s, he became well known as a practitioner of the Nashville sound (a mixture of older country-style music...Wikipedia

Age: 40 (age at death)
Born: 20th August, 1923, Panola County, Texas, USA
Died: 31st July, 1964, Brentwood, Williamson Co., Tennessee, USA
Height: 6' 0" (183 cm)
Nationality: American
Claim to Fame: Grand Ole Opry

view full details
Post a thought

Jim Reeves has been romantically linked to:

View Past Relationships
powered by:
Jim Reeves dating history

Who can be romantically linked to Jim Reeves...and how closely?

(e.g. Jim Reeves)

(e.g. Kevin Bacon)


Gravesite is located on US 79 about 3 miles east of the US 59 junction in Carthage, Texas.


According to Chet Atkins, there was one musical instrument Jim didn`t like, and didn`t want on any of his recordings - the accordion. It appeared on only one song he ever recorded - "The Merry Christmas Polka" from his 1963 Christmas album. Chet convinced Jim the song wouldn`t be a polka without it.


"When I was five years old, I heard my first phonograph recording. I was in the pasture, with a pet pig of mine, and was startled by the sound of music coming from the house. When I got there, there was this little suitcase looking concern on the porch, with a crank, and music was coming from it. I couldn`t understand how all those people could fit inside that little suitcase." - From the 1990 Whitestar Biography "Gentleman Jim Reeves: The Story Of A Legend" (Interview recorded in 1964)

Call the Midwife

Call the Midwife (2012)

In 1950's London, they delivered hope for all.

The lives of a group of midwives living in East London in the late 1950s.

Out of Season
Big Eden


Jim ReevesJim Reeves
view full chat window
1 comment
mwanje - Jim Revees Travis your still in my heart and you will be remembered for ever (3 years ago)

Top Contributors

Jim Reeves Popularity