Ernest Tubb  American Country Musician

Current Status

Ernest Tubb passed away on 6th Sep 1984 aged 70.


Ernest Tubb was previously married to Olene Adams Carter (1948 - 1984) and Lois Elaine Cook (1933 - 1948).

Ernest Tubb had 3 children, Roger Dale, Elaine and Justin Wayne (80).


Ernest Tubb is a 70 year old American Country Musician. Born Ernest Dale Tubb on 9th February, 1914 in Crisp, Texas, USA, he is famous for Walking the Floor Over You in a career that spans 1936–1982. His zodiac sign is Aquarius.

Ernest Tubb is a member of the following lists: 20th-century American singers, Works Progress Administration workers and Songwriters from Texas.


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Partner Comparison

Ernest Tubb70 AquariusCountry Musician
Olene Adams Carter72 Capricorn
Lois Elaine Cook85 Capricorn


Roger Dale
Justin Wayne
Male20th August, 193581 years old


Coal Miner's Daughter1980Ernest TubbMovie
Grand Ole Opry1955TV Show
Hollywood Barn Dance1947Ernest TubbMovie
Jamboree1944Ernest TubbMovie
Riding West1944ErnieMovie
The Fighting Buckaroo1943ErnieMovie


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    Ernest Dale Tubb (February 9, 1914 – September 6, 1984), nicknamed the Texas Troubadour, was an American singer and songwriter and one of the pioneers of country music. His biggest career hit song, "Walking the Floor Over You" (1941), marke...

    Confirmed Relationships2
    Longest Relationship36 yrs, 8 mths
    Shortest Relationship15 yrs
    Average Relationship Length25 yrs, 10 mths
    First Name Ernest
    Middle Name Dale
    Last Name Tubb
    Full Name at Birth Ernest Dale Tubb
    Alternative Name The Texas Troubador, The Texas Troubadour
    Age 70 (age at death) years
    Birthday 9th February, 1914
    Birthplace Crisp, Texas, USA
    Died 6th September, 1984
    Place of Death Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Cause of Death Emphysema
    Build Slim
    Hair Color Brown - Light
    Zodiac Sign Aquarius
    Sexuality Straight
    Religion Christian
    Ethnicity White
    Nationality American
    Occupation Text Singer, Songwriter, Actor
    Occupation Country Musician
    Claim to Fame Walking the Floor Over You
    Music Genre (Text) country, honky tonk
    Music Genre Country
    Year(s) Active 1936–1982
    Music Style Traditional Country, Honky Tonk
    Music Mood Earnest, Earthy, Amiable/Good-Natured, Organic, Rollicking, Bittersweet, Plaintive, Yearning, Bleak, Sad, Wistful
    Instrument Guitar, Vocals
    Instrument (text) guitar
    Record Label Bluebird, Decca, First Generation
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