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Overview (3)

Date of Birth 1 May 1967Delhi, Louisiana, USA
Birth NameSamuel Timothy Smith
Height 6' (1.83 m)

Mini Bio (1)

Three-time Grammy Award winner Tim McGraw, the son of former major league reliever Tug McGraw, is a country music superstar who has sold over 40 million albums. Eleven of his album have debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard country album chart and he has had 21 hit No. 1 singles on the Billboard Hot Country 100 chart. He and his wife Faith Hill won Grammy Awards in 2001 and 2006 for their duos "Let's Make Love" and "Like We Never Loved At All".

An aspiring actor, McGraw has appeared in eight movies between 2004 and 2011.

- IMDb Mini Biography By: Jon C. Hopwood

Spouse (1)

Faith Hill (6 October 1996 - present) (3 children)

Trivia (18)

Has produced albums for singer Jo Dee Messina.
He was salutatorian of his high school class in 1985.
Did not know who his father was until he found his birth certificate which listed him, Frank McGraw, professional baseball player. Took McGraw's surname subsequently.
As a child, Samuel Timothy McGraw idolized pitcher Tug McGraw and has his baseball card taped to his bedroom wall. When he was age 11, he learned that Tug was actually his biological father.
Attended Northeast Louisiana University on a baseball scholarship and is a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.
Attended Florida Community College at Jacksonville for one term and occasionally attended for one time with local bands.
Has three daughters with Faith Hill: Gracie Katherine McGraw (born May 5, 1997), Maggie McGraw (aka Maggie Elizabeth McGraw (born August 12, 1998)) and Audrey Caroline McGraw (born December 6, 2001).
His song "Live Like You Were Dying" is a tribute to his late father Tug McGraw who passed away on January 5, 2004.
His song "Live Like You Were Dying" won both Single of the Year and Song of the Year at the 2004 CMA Awards.
On his father's side, he has Northern Irish (Scots-Irish), Bohemian (Czech), English, Scottish, Dutch, German, and French Huguenot ancestry. One of his paternal great-grandmothers, Marie Suchanek, was a Bohemian (Czech) immigrant. Tim's maternal grandfather was of Italian descent, and Tim's maternal grandmother had Irish ancestry.
He was awarded a Star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame for Recording at 6901 Hollywood Boulevard in Hollywood, California on October 17, 2006.
Tim and his wife, Faith Hill, are friends of Martina McBride and John McBride.
Half-brother of Mark McGraw.
In 2007, Forbes magazine estimated his earnings for the year at $37 million.
In 2015, Forbes magazine estimated McGraw's actual income at $38 million.
Distant cousin of Lori Megling.
Holds a private pilot license and owns a single-engine Cirrus SR22.
Inducted into the Italian-American Hall of Fame in June 2004.

Personal Quotes (2)

You never feel like you are doing everything right as a parent - especially when you have daughters. I dread the first broken heart.
The main thing I have learned being in a house full of women is saying 'yes ma'am' or nothing at all.

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