Singer, actor, businessman
Jimmy Ray Dean (August 10, 1928 – June 13, 2010) was an American country music singer, television host, actor and businessman. Although he may be best known today as the creator of the Jimmy Dean sausage brand, he became a national television personality starting in 1957,...Wikipedia
Age: 81 (age at death)
Born: 10th August, 1928, Plainview, TX
Died: 13th June, 2010, Place of Death
Height: 6' 3" (191 cm)
Claim to Fame: Big Bad John, Diamonds Are Forever, Jimmy Dean`s Pork Sausage, The Jimmy Dean Show
Jimmy Dean has been romantically linked to:View Past Relationships
Who can be romantically linked to Jimmy Dean...and how closely?
From one hell of a legend comes one hell of a motion picture.
Jimmy Dean's popular 1950 song is translated into a feature length movie about a young couple who elopes to escape the girl's evil stepfather.
Other major country hits in his career included "P.T. 109" (1962, based on the World War II-sinking of John F. Kennedy's torpedo boat) and the million-selling ode of thanks to his mother, "I.O.U." (1976).
Best known for his million-selling 1961 hit, "Big Bad John"; the song topped both Billboard magazine's country and Hot 100 charts. On the Billboard country charts, had one other No. 1 hit -- 1965's "The First Thing Ev'ry Morning and the Last Thing Ev'ry Night)."
I can`t change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.