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Prominent country singer and songwriter who was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001. He was posthumously given a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Nashville Songwriters’ Festival in 2007.
After divorcing his first wife Barbara Rood, he married Maxine Lawrence in 1956, Lynne Jones in 1962, and finally Jessi Colter in 1969. He had six children, Shooter, Buddy, Deana, Tomi, Julie and Terry.
How did Waylon Jennings die?
Waylon Jennings' death was caused by Diabetes.
|Cause of death||Diabetes|
|Age of death||64 years|
|Birthday||June 15, 1937|
|Death date||February 13, 2002|
|Place of death||N/A|
|Place of burial||N/A|
I never have any problem getting enthusiastic with a good song and a good band.Waylon Jennings
But Buddy was an upper. He was happy. He loved music, and he was really happy. I don’t know… I don’t believe in reincarnation at all, but if all that stuff is true, then he might have been on his last time around.Waylon Jennings
Cuz I was never pretty anyway and never cared anything about that.Waylon Jennings
I may be crazy, but it keeps me from going insane.Waylon Jennings
And the whole thing is that you’re treated like a step-child. Here it was down here, everything in the black, because they were stealing, basically. Stealing from us old country boys down here.Waylon Jennings