Musician

Freddy Fender

  • Jun 04, 1937 - Oct 14, 2006 (age 69)
  • 5' 10" (1.78 m)
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2018
Greatest Hits [MVD]
AlbumSep 21, 2018

Greatest Hits [MVD]

Greatest Hits [MVD] released.
2015
The Golden Voice of the Texas Gulf Coast
AlbumJan 13, 2015

The Golden Voice of the Texas Gulf Coast

The Golden Voice of the Texas Gulf Coast released.
2013
Essential Country: Freddy Fender
AlbumDec 15, 2013

Essential Country: Freddy Fender

Essential Country: Freddy Fender released.
Rock & Roll
AlbumOct 15, 2013

Rock & Roll

Rock & Roll released.
2012
Love Songs
AlbumOct 16, 2012

Love Songs

Love Songs released.
2011
Award2011

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won Grammy Hall of Fame.
2007
Pure
AlbumSep 25, 2007

Pure

Pure released.
2006
Freddy Fender
PersonalOctober 2006

Freddy Fender

Freddy Fender passed away.
An Introduction to Freddy Fender
AlbumMay 9, 2006

An Introduction to Freddy Fender

An Introduction to Freddy Fender released.
Golden Legends: Freddy Fender Live
AlbumFeb 28, 2006

Golden Legends: Freddy Fender Live

Golden Legends: Freddy Fender Live released.
2005
Tex-Mex Tornado
AlbumSep 13, 2005

Tex-Mex Tornado

Tex-Mex Tornado released.
Legendary Performers
AlbumJul 12, 2005

Legendary Performers

Legendary Performers released.
Country Legends
AlbumJun 6, 2005

Country Legends

Country Legends released.
Country Comes to Carnegie Hall
AlbumApr 12, 2005

Country Comes to Carnegie Hall

Country Comes to Carnegie Hall released.
El Internacional
AlbumMar 29, 2005

El Internacional

El Internacional released.
Crazy Cajun Recordings
AlbumJan 17, 2005

Crazy Cajun Recordings

Crazy Cajun Recordings released.
2004
Hits & More [Sweden]
AlbumJan 6, 2004

Hits & More [Sweden]

Hits & More [Sweden] released.
2003
Wanted
AlbumDec 1, 2003

Wanted

Wanted released.
Fiesta Tejano
AlbumAug 26, 2003

Fiesta Tejano

Fiesta Tejano released.
Super Hits
AlbumJan 7, 2003

Super Hits

Super Hits released.
Interpreta el Rock
AlbumJan 1, 2003

Interpreta el Rock

Interpreta el Rock released.
Rock 'N Roll
AlbumJan 1, 2003

Rock 'N Roll

Rock 'N Roll released.
2002
Back to Back [K-Tel]
AlbumSep 17, 2002

Back to Back [K-Tel]

Back to Back [K-Tel] released.
Secret Love: Live
AlbumJun 4, 2002

Secret Love: Live

Secret Love: Live released.
La Música de Baldemar Huerta
AlbumFeb 12, 2002

La Música de Baldemar Huerta

La Música de Baldemar …
La Música de Baldemar Huerta ("The Music of Baldemar Huerta") is the title of the Grammy Award recipient cover album released by performer Freddy Fender on February 12, 2002.
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SongJan 1, 2002

Secret Love
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Award2002

ALMA The Ritchie Valens Pioneer Award

Won ALMA The Ritchie Valens Pioneer Award.
Nomination2002

ALMA The Ritchie Valens Pioneer Award

Nominated for ALMA The Ritchie Valens Pioneer Award.
2001
Famous Country Music Makers [Castle]
AlbumJul 30, 2001

Famous Country Music Makers [Castle]

Famous Country Music Makers [Castle] released.
Best Latin Pop Album
Nomination2001

Best Latin Pop Album

Nominated for "La Música de Baldemar Huerta".
Grammy Award
Best Latin Pop Album
Award2001

Best Latin Pop Album

Won award for "La Música de Baldemar Huerta".
Grammy Award
2000
20 Hits
AlbumJun 27, 2000

20 Hits

20 Hits released.
SongFeb 7, 2000

Wasted Days & Wasted Nights
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1999
Crazy Cajun's Cosmic Cowboys
AlbumOct 26, 1999

Crazy Cajun's Cosmic Cowboys

Crazy Cajun's Cosmic Cowboys released.
Tell It Like It Is: Best of Crazy Cajun Recordings
AlbumOct 26, 1999

Tell It Like It Is: Best of Crazy Cajun Rec…

Tell It Like It Is: Best of Crazy Cajun Recordings released.
SongOct 19, 1999

Mi Rancho Grande
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The Very Best of Freddy Fender [New Milennium]
AlbumSep 20, 1999

The Very Best of Freddy Fender [New Mi…

The Very Best of Freddy Fender [New Milennium] released.
1998
Hollywood Squares
TV ShowSep 14, 1998

Hollywood Squares

Hollywood Squares is an American game show in which two …
Hollywood Squares is an American game show in which two contestants compete in a game of tic-tac-toe to win cash and prizes. The show piloted on NBC in 1965, and the regular series debuted in 1966 on the same network. The board for the game is a 3 × 3 vertical stack of open-faced cubes, each occupied by a celebrity seated at a desk and facing the contestants. The stars are asked questions by the host, and the contestants judge the truth of their answers to gain squares in the right pattern to win the game.
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SongSep 2, 1998

Wasted Days and Wasted Nights
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Under South Texas Skies
MovieJan 1, 1998

Under South Texas Skies

Under South Texas Skies released.
1997
In His Prime
AlbumAug 18, 1997

In His Prime

In His Prime released.
3 for 3: Willie Nelson, Kenny Rogers & Freddy Fender
AlbumAug 5, 1997

3 for 3: Willie Nelson, Kenny Rogers & Fr…

3 for 3: Willie Nelson, Kenny Rogers & Freddy Fender …
3 for 3: Willie Nelson, Kenny Rogers & Freddy Fender released.
1996
America's Music: The Roots of Country
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MovieJun 2, 1996

America's Music: The Roots of Country

America's Music: The Roots …
America's Music: The Roots of Country is a 1996 three-part, six episode documentary about the history of American country music directed by Tom Neff and Jerry Aronson and written by Neff and Robert K. Oermann. The film touches on many of the styles of music that make up country music, including: Old-time music, Cajun music, Folk music, Rockabilly, Western music, Western swing, the Bakersfield sound, Honky-tonk and the Nashville sound. Country music artist and actor Kris Kristofferson narrates the three-part series.
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Live in Las Vegas
AlbumApr 22, 1996

Live in Las Vegas

Live in Las Vegas released.
1995
The King of Tex Mex [Laserlight]
AlbumSep 26, 1995

The King of Tex Mex [Laserlight]

The King of Tex Mex [Laserlight] released.
Live in Concert
AlbumJul 14, 1995

Live in Concert

Live in Concert released.
Hijo De Su
AlbumApr 16, 1995

Hijo De Su

Hijo De Su released.
1993
Canciones de Mi Barrio: The Roots of Tejano Rock
AlbumSep 1, 1993

Canciones de Mi Barrio: The Roots of Te…

Canciones de Mi Barrio: The Roots of Tejano Rock released.
1991
The Freddy Fender Collection
AlbumJan 1, 1991

The Freddy Fender Collection

The Freddy Fender …
The Freddy Fender Collection is a greatest hits album by Freddy Fender. It was released in 1991. The songs on this album were re-recordings.
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SongJan 1, 1991

Vaya Con Dios
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1990
Who Will Sing the Songs?
MovieJun 1, 1990

Who Will Sing the Songs?

A middle-aged Los Angeles …
A middle-aged Los Angeles family man creates conflict in his marriage by pursuing his life-long dream of becoming a mariachi.
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1988
The Milagro Beanfield War
MovieMar 18, 1988

The Milagro Beanfield War

In the tiny town of Milagro, …
In the tiny town of Milagro, New Mexico, where the local water is a premium resource, shady developer Ladd Devine has conceived a glitzy resort that will ultimately siphon off all the water from the neighboring crop-fields. When handyman and farmer Joe Mondragon accidentally breaks a water valve reserved for major companies, he inadvertently sets off a small-scale water-rights war between the farmers and the developers.
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1980
Texas
TV ShowAug 4, 1980

Texas

Texas is an American daytime soap opera which aired on NBC …
Texas is an American daytime soap opera which aired on NBC from August 4, 1980, until December 31, 1982, sponsored and produced by Procter and Gamble Productions at NBC Studios in Brooklyn, New York City. It is a spinoff of Another World, co-created by head writers John William Corrington, Joyce Hooper Corrington, and executive producer Paul Rauch of Another World. Rauch held the title of executive producer for the parent series and its spin-off until 1981.
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1979
The Dukes of Hazzard
TV ShowJan 26, 1979

The Dukes of Hazzard

The Dukes of Hazzard is an American action-comedy …
The Dukes of Hazzard is an American action-comedy television series that was aired on CBS from January 26, 1979, to February 8, 1985. The show aired for a total of 147 episodes spanning seven seasons. The series was inspired by the 1975 film Moonrunners, which was also created by Gy Waldron and had many identical or similar character names and concepts.
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1977
Short Eyes
MovieSep 28, 1977

Short Eyes

A child molester sent to prison finds that criminals exact harsher …
A child molester sent to prison finds that criminals exact harsher justice than society.
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Nomination1977

Favorite Country Male Artist

Nominated for American …
Nominated for American Music Award for Favorite Country Male Artist.
American Music Award
1976
Evangelina Muniz
MarriageNovember 1976

Evangelina Muniz

Married Evangelina Muniz.
International Album of the Year
Nomination1976

International Album of the Year

Nominated for "Before the Next Teardrop Falls".
Juno Award
Favorite Country Song
Nomination1976

Favorite Country Song

Nominated for "Before the Next Teardrop Falls".
American Music Award
Favorite Country Album
Nomination1976

Favorite Country Album

Nominated for "Before the Next Teardrop Falls".
American Music Award
1975
The Bobby Vinton Show
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TV ShowSep 9, 1975

The Bobby Vinton Show

The Bobby Vinton Show was …
The Bobby Vinton Show was a Canadian musical variety television series produced for the CTV Television Network between 1975 and 1978, with a total of 52 episodes broadcast. Featuring Bobby Vinton, a best-selling popular music singer since the early 1960s, the series mixed comedy skits with musical interludes. Appearing on the series as a regular was comedian Billy Van. The series often satirized Vinton's Polish heritage, and its theme song was an "umpah band" rendition of his 1974 song "My Melody of Love" (Vinton also ended each episode by performing the song himself). The series was created by Chris Bearde and packaged by Chuck Barris. The shows always commenced with a large woman named Monique dancing the guest out to the stage.
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Nomination1975

Single Of The Year

Nominated for "Before The Next Teardrop Falls".
Country Music Association Award
Award1975

New Male Vocalist Of The Year

Won Academy Of Country …
Won Academy Of Country Music Award For New Male Vocalist Of The Year.
Academy Of Country Music Award
Best Male Country Vocal Performance
Nomination1975

Best Male Country Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Before the Next Teardrop Falls".
Grammy Award
Award1975

Single Of The Year

Won award for "Before The Next Teardrop Falls".
Country Music Association Award
Album Of The Year
Nomination1975

Album Of The Year

Nominated for "Before the Next Teardrop Falls".
Academy Of Country Music Award
Nomination1975

New Male Vocalist Of The Year

Nominated for Academy Of …
Nominated for Academy Of Country Music Award For New Male Vocalist Of The Year.
Academy Of Country Music Award
Nomination1975

Single Record Of The Year

Nominated for "Before The Next Teardrop Falls".
Academy Of Country Music Award
Song Of The Year
Nomination1975

Song Of The Year

Nominated for "Before the Next Teardrop Falls".
Academy Of Country Music Award
Album Of The Year
Nomination1975

Album Of The Year

Nominated for "Before the Next Teardrop Falls".
Country Music Association Award
Nomination1975

Male Vocalist Of The Year

Nominated for Country Music …
Nominated for Country Music Association Award For Male Vocalist Of The Year.
Country Music Association Award
1973
The Midnight Special
TV ShowFeb 2, 1973

The Midnight Special

The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical …
The Midnight Special is an American late-night musical variety series originally broadcast on NBC during the 1970s and early 1980s, created and produced by Burt Sugarman. It premiered as a special on August 19, 1972, then began its run as a regular series on February 2, 1973; its last episode was on May 1, 1981. The 90-minute program followed the Friday night edition of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson.
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1972
Musikladen
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TV ShowDec 13, 1972

Musikladen

Der Musikladen (German: The Music Shop) was a West …
Der Musikladen (German: The Music Shop) was a West German music television programme that ran from 13 December 1972 to 29 November 1984. The show continued the 1960s Beat-Club under a new name, and in turn was replaced by Extratour.
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Great Performances
TV ShowNov 4, 1972

Great Performances

Great Performances is a television anthology series dedicated to …
Great Performances is a television anthology series dedicated to the performing arts; the banner has been used to televise theatrical performances such as plays, musicals, opera, ballet, concerts, as well as occasional documentaries. It is produced by the PBS member stations WNET in New York City (originally in conjunction with KQED/San Francisco, WTTW/Chicago, Maryland Public Television, South Carolina ETV and KERA-TV/Dallas/Fort Worth).
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1969
Hee Haw
TV ShowJun 15, 1969

Hee Haw

Hee Haw is an American television variety show featuring …
Hee Haw is an American television variety show featuring country music and humor with the fictional rural "Kornfield Kounty" as the backdrop. It aired first-run on CBS from 1969 to 1971, in syndication from 1971 to 1993, and on TNN from 1996 to 1997. Reruns of the series currently run on RFD-TV (which began in 2008) and Circle (which began in 2020).
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1967
The Phil Donahue Show
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TV ShowNov 6, 1967

The Phil Donahue Show

The Phil Donahue Show, …
The Phil Donahue Show, also known as Donahue, is an American television talk show hosted by Phil Donahue that ran for 26 years on national television. Its run was preceded by three years of local broadcast on WLWD in Dayton, Ohio, and it was broadcast nationwide between 1970 and 1996.
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1962
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson
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TV ShowOct 1, 1962

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson

The Tonight Show Starring …
The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson is an American talk show hosted by Johnny Carson under the Tonight Show franchise that aired on NBC from October 1, 1962 through May 22, 1992. It originally aired during late-night. For its first decade, Johnny Carson's The Tonight Show was based at 30 Rockefeller Plaza, New York City, with some episodes recorded at NBC's West Coast studios in Burbank, California; on May 1, 1972, the show moved to Burbank as its main venue and remained there exclusively after May 1973 until Carson's retirement. In 2002, The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson was ranked No. 12 on TV Guide's 50 Greatest TV Shows of All Time, and in 2013 it was ranked No. 22 on their list of 60 Best Series.
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The Merv Griffin Show
TV ShowOct 1, 1962

The Merv Griffin Show

The Merv Griffin Show is an …
The Merv Griffin Show is an American television talk show starring Merv Griffin. The series ran from October 1, 1962 to March 29, 1963 on NBC, May 1965 to August 15, 1969 in first-run syndication, from August 18, 1969 to February 11, 1972 at 11:30 PM ET weeknights on CBS and again in first-run syndication from February 14, 1972 to September 5, 1986.
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1957
Evangelina Muniz
MarriageAugust 1957

Evangelina Muniz

Married Evangelina Muniz.
1937
Freddy Fender
BirthJune 1937

Freddy Fender

Freddy Fender was born.
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