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Kitty Wells (I) (1919–2012)


Kitty Wells was born on August 30, 1919 in Nashville, Tennessee, USA as Muriel Ellen Deason. She was married to Johnny Wright. She died on July 16, 2012 in Madison, Tennessee. See full bio »

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(age 92) in Madison, Tennessee, USA

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Known For

The Blues Brothers
The Blues Brothers Soundtrack
(1980)
Men of Honor
Men of Honor Soundtrack
(2000)
Mississippi Burning
Mississippi Burning Soundtrack
(1988)
Crazy Heart
Crazy Heart Soundtrack
(2009)

Filmography

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 2016 The Aliens (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #1.3 (2016) ... (performer: "The Things I Might Have Been")
 2014 The Heart of Country: How Nashville Became Music City USA (TV Movie documentary) (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 2010 The Marty Stuart Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Kitty Wells (2010) ... (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 2010 Country's Greatest Stars Live: Vol. 1 (Video) (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 2009 Crazy Heart (performer: "Searching (for Someone Like You)" (1955), "Searching (For Someone Like You)")
 2008 Wicked Lake (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honkey Tonk Angels")
 2007 Opry Video Classics: Queens (Video) (performer: "Makin' Believe")
 2007 Neal Cassady (performer: "Christmas Ain't Like Christmas Anymore")
 2006 Biography (TV Series documentary) (performer - 1 episode)
- Mavericks: Honky Tonk Angels - The Women (2006) ... (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 2005 The Devil's Rejects (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 2004 Silent Voyeur (performer: "Release Me" (1954))
 2002 Sunshine State (performer: "Makin' Believe" (1954))
 2000 Men of Honor (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1996 Bastard Out of Carolina (performer: "Searching For Someone Like You")
 1993 Needful Things (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1990 Northern Exposure (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Brains, Know-How and Native Intelligence (1990) ... (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1988 Mississippi Burning (performer: "Making Believe")
 1988 Dolly (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- Nashville Memories (1988) ... (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1985 Desert Hearts (performer: "AMIGOS GUITAR", "IT WASN'T GOD WHO MADE HONKY TONK ANGELS") / (writer: "AMIGOS GUITAR")
 1980 The Blues Brothers (performer: "YOUR CHEATIN' HEART")
 1980 Coal Miner's Daughter (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1978 50 Years of Country Music (TV Movie) (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1977 September 30, 1955 (performer: "Makin' Believe")
 1974 8th Annual Country Music Association Awards (TV Special) (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1971 The Johnny Cash Show (TV Series) (performer - 1 episode)
- History of Country Music: Part 2 (1971) ... (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Makes Honky Tonk Angels")
 1967 The Road to Nashville (performer: "A woman half my age")
 1963 Flaming Creatures (performer: "It Wasn't God Who Made Honky Tonk Angels")
 1958 Country Style, U.S.A. (TV Series short) (performer - 1 episode)
- Episode #2.13 (1958) ... (performer: "Making Believe", "I Saw the Light")
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Personal Details

Other Works:

CD: "Country Music Hall of Fame" (USP)

Publicity Listings:

1 Portrayal | 1 Interview | 2 Articles | See more »

Alternate Names:

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Trivia:

Received a Grammy Award for Lifetime Achievement in 1991, the first female country singer so honored,. See more »

Nickname:

The Queen of Country Music

Star Sign:

Virgo

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