Merle Haggard

Merle Haggard
1937 - 2016

Merle Haggard  American Country Musician


Confirmed Relationships6
Longest Relationship29 yrs, 3 mths
Average Relationship Length10 yrs, 10 mths
First Name Merle
Middle Name Ronald
Last Name Haggard
Full Name at Birth Merle Ronald Haggard
Alternative Name Okie From Muskogee, Hag, Mighty Merle
Age 79 (age at death) years
Birthday 6th April, 1937
Birthplace Oildale, CA, USA
Died 6th April, 2016
Place of Death Redding, CA, USA
Cause of Death Pneumonia
Height 5' 9" (175 cm)
Build Average
Hair Color Brown - Dark
Zodiac Sign Aries
Sexuality Straight
Ethnicity White
Nationality American
Occupation Text Country and Western songwriter, singer, guitarist, fiddler, and instrumentalist
Occupation Country Musician
Claim to Fame Branded Man (1967)
Music Genre (Text) Country, Western, Outlaw Country, Bakersfield Sound, Outlaw Country, Bakersfield sound, Outlaw Country
Music Genre Country
Year(s) Active 1963–present, 1963–2016
Music Style Traditional Country, Honky Tonk, Bakersfield Sound, Western Swing Revival, Fiddle
Music Mood Rebellious, Poignant, Reverent, Dramatic, Uncompromising, Earthy, Laid-Back/Mellow, Rousing, Freewheeling, Rambunctious, Searching, Yearning, Warm, Nostalgic, Swaggering, Melancholy, Earnest, Intimate, Restrained, Autumnal, Provocative
Instrument Guitar, Songwriter, Vocals
Instrument (text) Guitar, Fiddle
Record Label Capitol, McA, Epic, Curb, Anti, Vanguard, McA, Anti
Talent Agency (e.g. Modelling) United Talent Agency
Official Websites,,,,
Father James Francis Haggard
Mother Flossie Mae Haggard
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Rest in Peace Merle Haggard.
Passed away on 6th April, 2016 aged 79.

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On the Outside Looking In2016 Movie
My Fool Heart2011 Country Preacher Movie
Wag the Dog1997 Merle Haggard Movie
All American Cowboy1985 TV Movie
The Legend of the Lone Ranger1981 Balladeer Movie
Centennial1978 Cisco Calendar TV Show
Huckleberry Finn1975 Duke TV Movie
Doc Elliot1973 Owen Henderson TV Show
The Waltons1971 Red Turner TV Show
From Nashville with Music1969 Merle Haggard Movie
Killers Three1968 Charlie Movie
Hillbillys in a Haunted House1967 Merle Haggard - Singer Movie
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Tracker748Apr 6

A great loss, he will be missed. RIP

chasmoMay 19, 2015

A favorite

Earl Of BoyntonApr 15, 2014

Blues Stay Away From Me I play the hamonica and I want to know what hamonica was used with this song my C G or A does not sound right

Carie marie Hilyer gardnerMay 1, 2010

why was the picture removed from the casino, nice to see someone i respect

michaelMar 16, 2010

Hands down the greatest country singer and songwriter we have ever had bar none

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