Happy Birthday Glen Campbell…
Singer-songwriter who sang “Gentle on my Mind” and hosted The Glen Campbell Goodtime Hour, a variety show.
He got heavy support from his uncle, who taught him guitar and brought him out to play with his band.
He won four Grammy Awards in 1967 for pop and country recordings.
He married Diane Kirk in 1952, Billie Jean Nunley in 1959, Sarah Davis in 1976, and Kim Campbell in 1982. He has a total of eight children.
He was personally chosen by John Wayne to co-star in the film True Grit.