Biography - A Short Wiki
American county singer with the group the Buckaroos, known for pioneering the Bakersfield Sound. He could play the fiddle and the steel guitar.
He married his fourth wife, Jennifer Smith, in 1979.
How did Buck Owens die?
Buck Owens' death was caused by Heart Attack.
|Cause of death||Heart Attack|
|Age of death||76 years|
|Birthday||August 12, 1929|
|Death date||March 25, 2006|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
We were sharecroppers – we were a little bit of everything. We farmed and tried to make something.Buck Owens
But most distinctly, I remember always saying to myself that when I get big, I’m not going to go to bed hungry, I’m not going to wear hand-me-down clothes.Buck Owens
We used to get one room and we’d park the vehicle outside, everybody would all take showers and we’d steal towels because we knew we wasn’t gonna have enough towels for all five of us to shower.Buck Owens
I didn’t say I wasn’t gonna do rockabilly. I just said I ain’t gonna sing no song that ain’t a country song. I won’t be known as anything but a country singer.Buck Owens
You get up about 2-3 o’clock in the morning and get through about 7 or 8 and 12 hours later you start all over. That’s the worst kind of work a person can do. You have to do these two shifts to get one day.Buck Owens