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Merle Haggard

Merle HaggardAKA Merle Ronald Haggard

Born: 6-Apr-1937
Birthplace: Bakersfield, CA
Died: 6-Apr-2016
Location of death: Palo Cedro, CA
Cause of death: Pneumonia

Gender: Male
Race or Ethnicity: White
Sexual orientation: Straight
Occupation: Country Musician

Nationality: United States
Executive summary: Okie From Muskogee

Father: James Francis Haggard (d. stroke)
Mother: Flossie Mae Harp
Wife: Leona Hobbs (m. 1956, div., four children)
Wife: Bonnie Owens (ex-wife of Buck Owens, m. 28-Jun-1965, div. 1978, two daughters, two sons)
Daughter: Dana
Son: Marty
Daughter: Kelli
Son: Noel
Wife: Leona Belle Williams (m. 7-Oct-1978, div. 1983)
Girlfriend: Tanya Tucker
Wife: Debbie Parret (m. 1-Jun-1985, div. 1991)
Wife: Theresa Ann Lane (m. 11-Sep-1993, one son, one daughter)
Son: Ben
Daughter: Jenessa

    Country Music Hall of Fame 1996
    Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame
    Kennedy Center Honor 2010
    Armed Robbery 1957
    Inmate: San Quentin State Prison
    Truancy 1951
    Ran Away From Home
    Pardoned by California Governor Ronald Reagan
    Bankruptcy 1993
    Angioplasty 17-Jul-1996
    Risk Factors: Alcoholism

    Wag the Dog (25-Dec-1997) · Himself
    The Legend of the Lone Ranger (22-May-1981)
    Bronco Billy (11-Jun-1980) · Himself
    Huckleberry Finn (25-Mar-1975)
    Killers Three (Nov-1968) · Charlie
    Hillbillys in a Haunted House (May-1967) · Himself

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