Boxcar Willie

Boxcar Willie
1931 - 1999

Boxcar Willie  American Country Musician


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Boxcar Willie passed away on 12th Apr 1999 aged 67.


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American Country Musician Boxcar Willie was born Lecil Travis Martin on 1st September, 1931 in Sterrett, Texas and passed away on 12th Apr 1999 Branson, Missouri aged 67. He is most remembered for Gordy. His zodiac sign is Virgo.

Boxcar Willie is a member of the following lists: 20th-century American singers, People from the Dallas–Fort Worth metroplex and People from the Dallas – Fort Worth Metroplex.


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First Name Boxcar
Last Name Willie
Full Name at Birth Lecil Travis Martin
Alternative Name Boxcar Willie
Age 67 (age at death) years
Birthday 1st September, 1931
Birthplace Sterrett, Texas
Died 12th April, 1999
Place of Death Branson, Missouri
Cause of Death Leukemia
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Virgo
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Singer-songwriter,
Occupation Country Musician
Claim to Fame Gordy
Music Genre (Text) Country, gospel, trucker, hobo
Music Genre Country
Music Style Traditional Country, Country Comedy
Music Mood Earthy, Boisterous, Rollicking, Playful, Earnest, Amiable/Good-Natured, Organic, Freewheeling, Fun, Reverent
Instrument Vocals, Guitar
Instrument (text) Vocals, guitar, train whistle
Official Websites,, Military career

Boxcar Willie, born as Lecil Travis Martin (September 1, 1931 – April 12, 1999) was an American country music singer, who sang in the "old-time hobo" music style, complete with dirty face, overalls, and a floppy hat. "Boxcar Willie" was originally a character in a ballad he wrote, but he later adopted it as his own stage name.

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A Place to Grow1998Carl BetzMovie
Gordy1995Branson PerformerMovie
Sweet Dreams1985Old Man in JailMovie
Party with the Rovers1983GuestTV Show




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