Country Music Singer

Jimmy Dean

  • Aug 10, 1928 - Jun 13, 2010 (age 81)
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2019
The Complete Mercury & Columbia Singles As & Bs 1955-1962
AlbumJan 18, 2019

The Complete Mercury & Columbia Singl…

The Complete Mercury & Columbia Singles As & Bs 1955-1962 …
The Complete Mercury & Columbia Singles As & Bs 1955-1962 released.
2017
Most Richly Blessed and Other Great Inspirational Songs
AlbumJul 28, 2017

Most Richly Blessed and Other Great Ins…

Most Richly Blessed and Other Great Inspirational Songs …
Most Richly Blessed and Other Great Inspirational Songs released.
2015
Jimmy Dean's Christmas Card: The Complete Columbia Christmas Recordings
AlbumNov 6, 2015

Jimmy Dean's Christmas Card: The Com…

Jimmy Dean's Christmas Card: The Complete Columbia …
Jimmy Dean's Christmas Card: The Complete Columbia Christmas Recordings released.
2013
All Time Greatest Country Hits
AlbumApr 18, 2013

All Time Greatest Country Hits

All Time Greatest Country Hits released.
2010
To a Sleeping Beauty - Single
AlbumJul 13, 2010

To a Sleeping Beauty - Single

To a Sleeping Beauty - Single released.
Jimmy Dean
PersonalJune 2010

Jimmy Dean

Jimmy Dean passed away.
Big Bad John [Performed Live On the Ed Sullivan Show] - Single
AlbumApr 13, 2010

Big Bad John [Performed Live On the E…

Big Bad John [Performed Live On the Ed Sullivan Show] - …
Big Bad John [Performed Live On the Ed Sullivan Show] - Single released.
2004
Bummin' Around [Compilation]
AlbumNov 29, 2004

Bummin' Around [Compilation]

Bummin' Around [Compilation] released.
The Complete Columbia Hits and More
AlbumAug 10, 2004

The Complete Columbia Hits and More

The Complete Columbia Hits and More released.
Jimmy Dean All Time Greatest
AlbumMar 9, 2004

Jimmy Dean All Time Greatest

Jimmy Dean All Time Greatest released.
2000
Platinum Series
AlbumSep 12, 2000

Platinum Series

Platinum Series released.
1999
20 Great Story Songs
AlbumJun 8, 1999

20 Great Story Songs

20 Great Story Songs released.
SongJun 8, 1999

The Farmer and the Lord
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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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Inspirational Songs
AlbumFeb 3, 1998

Inspirational Songs

Inspirational Songs released.
SongJan 27, 1998

Steel Men
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1995
Big Bad John and Other Fabulous Songs and Tales [Sony Special Products]
AlbumDec 1, 1995

Big Bad John and Other Fabulous Song…

Big Bad John and Other Fabulous Songs and Tales [Sony …
Big Bad John and Other Fabulous Songs and Tales [Sony Special Products] released.
Greatest Songs
AlbumMar 7, 1995

Greatest Songs

Greatest Songs released.
1994
24 Greats
AlbumMar 11, 1994

24 Greats

24 Greats released.
1993
SongSep 15, 1993

Little Bitty Big John
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1991
Donna Meade
MarriageOctober 1991

Donna Meade

Married Donna Meade.
1990
Big Bad John
MovieFeb 1, 1990

Big Bad John

Jimmy Dean's popular song (released in 1961) is …
Jimmy Dean's popular song (released in 1961) is translated into a feature length movie about a young couple who elopes to escape the girl's evil stepfather.
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1988
SongJan 1, 1988

Big Bad John
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1987
J.J. Starbuck
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TV ShowSep 26, 1987

J.J. Starbuck

J.J. Starbuck is an American crime drama television series that …
J.J. Starbuck is an American crime drama television series that aired on NBC from September 26, 1987 to June 28, 1988. The series follows cornpone-spouting Jerome Jeremiah "J.J." Starbuck, a billionaire Texan who wears ten-gallon hats, cowboy boots and fancy western shirts. He drives a flashy limousine with steer horns on the hood and a horn that plays "The Eyes of Texas," and spouts a steady stream of folksy homilies.
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1986
The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years
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MovieJan 21, 1986

The Muppets: A Celebration of 30 Years

For the first time in their …
For the first time in their careers, all the Muppets (except the ones that couldn't make it, like the Doozers, Gorgs and most of the Fraggles) have gathered together in one place to ...
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1984
Murder, She Wrote
TV ShowSep 30, 1984

Murder, She Wrote

Murder, She Wrote was an American crime drama …
Murder, She Wrote was an American crime drama television series starring Angela Lansbury as mystery writer and amateur detective Jessica Fletcher. The series aired for 12 seasons with 264 episodes from 1984 to 1996 on the CBS network. It was followed by four TV films. Among the most successful and longest-running television shows in history, it averaged more than 30 million viewers per week in its prime (sometimes hitting above 40 million viewers), and was a staple of the CBS Sunday night lineup for a decade. In syndication, the series is still highly successful throughout the world.
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1977
The City
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MovieJan 12, 1977

The City

Matt and Scott are two detectives trying to catch a crazy guy …
Matt and Scott are two detectives trying to catch a crazy guy who has a beef with a country singer. Banks' problem with country singer, Wes Collins, is that Wes punched him in the face when...
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1972
Rolling Man
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MovieOct 4, 1972

Rolling Man

During the 1970s, a tow-truck driver serves 4 years in prison and …
During the 1970s, a tow-truck driver serves 4 years in prison and upon release he tries to find his 2 motherless children and to put his life back together.
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1971
Diamonds Are Forever
MovieDec 14, 1971

Diamonds Are Forever

James Bond's mission is to find out who has been smuggling …
James Bond's mission is to find out who has been smuggling diamonds, which are not re-appearing. He adopts another identity in the form of Peter Franks. He joins up with Tiffany Case, and acts as if he is smuggling the diamonds, but everyone is hungry for these diamonds. He also has to avoid Mr. Wint and Mr. Kidd, the dangerous couple who do not leave anyone in their way. Ernst Stavro Blofeld isn't out of the question. He may have changed his looks, but is he linked with the heist? And if he is, can Bond finally defeat his ultimate enemy.
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1969
The Ballad of Andy Crocker
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MovieNov 18, 1969

The Ballad of Andy Crocker

A returning Vietnam veteran …
A returning Vietnam veteran finds out that while he was gone his girlfriend has been forced into marrying someone else, his small business is in ruins, and that those he once thought were his friends are in short supply.
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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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The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour
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TV ShowJan 22, 1969

The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour

The Glen Campbell …
The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour was an American network television music and comedy variety show hosted by singer Glen Campbell from January 1969 through June 1972 on CBS. He was offered the show after he hosted a 1968 summer replacement for The Smothers Brothers Comedy Hour. Campbell used "Gentle on My Mind" as the theme song of the show.
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1968
The Dick Cavett Show
TV ShowMar 4, 1968

The Dick Cavett Show

This particular series combines several "The Dick Cavett …
This particular series combines several "The Dick Cavett Show" on ABC: ABC This Morning/The Dick Cavett Show ABC Daytime March 1968 - January 1969 The Dick Cavett Show ABC Primetime May 1969 - September 1969 The Dick Cavett Show ABC Late Night December 1969 - January 1975 The Dick Cavett Show ABC Late Night September - December 1986
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Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In
TV ShowJan 22, 1968

Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In

Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In …
Rowan & Martin's Laugh-In (often simply referred to as Laugh-In) is an American sketch comedy television program that ran for 140 episodes from January 22, 1968, to March 12, 1973, on the NBC television network, hosted by comedians Dan Rowan and Dick Martin. It originally aired as a one-time special on September 9, 1967, and was such a success that it was brought back as a series, replacing The Man from U.N.C.L.E. on Mondays at 8 pm (ET). It quickly became the most popular television show in the United States.
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Operation: Entertainment
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TV ShowJan 5, 1968

Operation: Entertainment

Operation: Entertainment …
Operation: Entertainment was an American musical comedy program that was directly aimed at past and present veterans of the military. The show was produced and created by producer and game show host Chuck Barris along with Bill Carruthers. They premiered the show on ABC on January 5, 1968. Louis Armstrong was a performer on the pilot episode. Each week, the show was filmed at a different military base and had a different host. The show's regulars were several musical groups and four performers; Sivi Alberg, Darien Daniels, Marina Gahne and Eileen O'Neill, known as the Operation: Entertainment Girls. The show was announced by Johnny Jacobs.
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1967
The Joey Bishop Show
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TV ShowApr 17, 1967

The Joey Bishop Show

The Joey Bishop Show is an American talk show that had …
The Joey Bishop Show is an American talk show that had its first broadcast on ABC on April 17, 1967, hosted by Joey Bishop and featuring Regis Philbin in his first ongoing role with national television exposure, as Bishop's sidekick/announcer (similar to Ed McMahon's job with Johnny Carson). Created to challenge The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson, the show lasted 33 months, with the last show airing on December 26, 1969.
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1966
Hippodrome
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TV ShowJul 5, 1966

Hippodrome

Spectacular variety series featuring the whole nine yards, …
Spectacular variety series featuring the whole nine yards, jumping dogs, trapeze acts, brass bands, vaudeville as well as contemporary singers and musicians. Hosts were the same but ...
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1965
The First Thing Ev'ry Morning
AlbumJan 1, 1965

The First Thing Ev'ry Morning

The First Thing Ev'ry Morning released.
Jimmy Dean's Christmas Card
AlbumJan 1, 1965

Jimmy Dean's Christmas Card

Jimmy Dean's Christmas Card released.
1964
Daniel Boone
TV ShowSep 24, 1964

Daniel Boone

Daniel Boone is an American action-adventure television …
Daniel Boone is an American action-adventure television series starring Fess Parker as Daniel Boone that aired from September 24, 1964, to May 7, 1970, on NBC for 165 episodes, and was produced by 20th Century Fox Television, Arcola Enterprises, and Fespar Corp. Ed Ames co-starred as Mingo, Boone's Cherokee friend, for the first four seasons of the series. Albert Salmi portrayed Boone's companion Yadkin in season one only. Country Western singer-actor Jimmy Dean was a featured actor as Josh Clements during the 1968–1970 seasons. Actor and former NFL football player Rosey Grier made regular appearances as Gabe Cooper in the 1969 to 1970 season. The show was broadcast "in living color" beginning in fall 1965, the second season, and was shot entirely in California and Kanab, Utah.
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The Hollywood Palace
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TV ShowJan 4, 1964

The Hollywood Palace

The Hollywood Palace is an hour-long American television …
The Hollywood Palace is an hour-long American television variety show that was broadcast weekly Saturday nights (except September 1967 to January 1968, when it was seen Monday nights) on ABC from January 4, 1964, to February 7, 1970. Titled The Saturday Night Hollywood Palace during its first few weeks, it began as a midseason replacement for The Jerry Lewis Show, another variety show, which had lasted only three months.
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1963
The Patty Duke Show
TV ShowSep 18, 1963

The Patty Duke Show

The Patty Duke Show is an American sitcom that ran on …
The Patty Duke Show is an American sitcom that ran on ABC from September 18, 1963 to April 27, 1966, with reruns airing through August 31. The show was created as a vehicle for rising star Patty Duke. 105 black-and-white episodes were produced, 104 of them airing over three seasons. Most episodes were written by either Sidney Sheldon or William Asher, the show's creators.
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Missing Links
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TV ShowSep 9, 1963

Missing Links

Missing Links is a Goodson-Todman game show hosted …
Missing Links is a Goodson-Todman game show hosted by Ed McMahon which originally ran on NBC from September 9, 1963 to March 27, 1964, then moved to ABC for its final nine months, with Dick Clark replacing McMahon as host.
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1962
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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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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1961
SongDec 1, 1961

To a Sleeping Beauty
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SongDec 1, 1961

I Won't Go Huntin' With You Jake (But I'll Go Chasin' Wimmin)
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Award1961

Best Country & Western Recording

Won Grammy Award for Best …
Won Grammy Award for Best Country & Western Recording.
Grammy Award
Song of the Year
Nomination1961

Song of the Year

Nominated for "Big Bad John".
Grammy Award
Record of the Year
Nomination1961

Record of the Year

Nominated for "Big Bad John".
Grammy Award
Nomination1961

Best Vocal Performance, Male

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Vocal Performance, Male.
Grammy Award
Best Male Pop Vocal Performance
Nomination1961

Best Male Pop Vocal Performance

Nominated for "Big Bad John".
Grammy Award
Nomination1961

Best Country & Western Recording

Nominated for Grammy …
Nominated for Grammy Award for Best Country & Western Recording.
Grammy Award
1958
Kraft Music Hall
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TV ShowOct 8, 1958

Kraft Music Hall

Kraft Music Hall is an umbrella title for several television series …
Kraft Music Hall is an umbrella title for several television series aired by NBC in the United States from the 1950s to the 1970s in the musical variety genre, sponsored by Kraft Foods, the producers of a well-known line of cheeses and related dairy products. Their commercials were usually announced by "The Voice of Kraft", Ed Herlihy.
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1956
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show
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TV ShowOct 5, 1956

The Dinah Shore Chevy Show

The Dinah Shore Chevy …
The Dinah Shore Chevy Show is an American variety series hosted by Dinah Shore, and broadcast on NBC from October 1956 to May 1963. The series was sponsored by the Chevrolet Motor Division of General Motors and its theme song, sung by Shore, was "See the U.S.A. in Your Chevrolet", which continued to be used in Chevrolet advertising for several more years after the cancellation of the show.
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The Steve Allen Show
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TV ShowJun 24, 1956

The Steve Allen Show

The Steve Allen Show was an American variety show …
The Steve Allen Show was an American variety show hosted by Steve Allen from June 1956 to June 1960 on NBC, from September 1961 to December 1961 on ABC, and in first-run syndication from 1962 to 1964.
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1952
I've Got a Secret
TV ShowJun 19, 1952

I've Got a Secret

I've Got a Secret was a panel game show produced by Mark …
I've Got a Secret was a panel game show produced by Mark Goodson and Bill Todman for CBS television. Created by comedy writers Allan Sherman and Howard Merrill, it was a derivative of Goodson-Todman's own panel show What's My Line? Instead of celebrity panelists trying to determine a contestant's occupation, the panel tries to determine a contestant's "secret": something that is unusual, amazing, embarrassing or humorous about that person/people.
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1950
The Arthur Murray Party
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TV ShowJul 20, 1950

The Arthur Murray Party

The Arthur Murray Party is …
The Arthur Murray Party is an American television variety show which ran from July 1950 until September 1960. The show was hosted by famous dancers Arthur and Kathryn Murray, and was basically one long advertisement for their chain of dance studios. Each week the couple performed a mystery dance, and the viewer who correctly identified the dance would receive two free lessons at a local studio.
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Mary Sue Wittauer
MarriageJuly 1950

Mary Sue Wittauer

Married Mary Sue Wittauer.
1948
The Perry Como Show
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TV ShowDec 24, 1948

The Perry Como Show

Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on …
Perry Como was an American Singer, who got his start on NBC Radio. In 1948, Because of his popularity, The cameras were simply brought into the radio studio to televise the radio broadcast ...
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The Ed Sullivan Show
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TV ShowJun 20, 1948

The Ed Sullivan Show

The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety …
The Ed Sullivan Show was an American television variety show that ran on CBS from June 20, 1948, to June 6, 1971, and was hosted by New York entertainment columnist Ed Sullivan. It was replaced in September 1971 by the CBS Sunday Night Movie.
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1928
Jimmy Dean
BirthAugust 1928

Jimmy Dean

Jimmy Dean was born.
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