Carl Perkins

About Carl Perkins

Birth Day: April 9, 1932
Birth Place: Tiptonville, TN

Carl Perkins

Carl Perkins was born on April 9, 1932 in Tiptonville, TN. Rockabilly musician who worked with Sun Records Studio and wrote "Blue Suede Shoes."
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As per our current Database, Carl Perkins has been died on Jan 19, 1998 (age 65).

🎂 Carl Perkins - Age, Bio, Faces and Birthday

When Carl Perkins die, Carl Perkins was 65 years old.

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Occupation Guitarist
Age 65 years old
Zodiac Sign Aries
Born April 9, 1932 (Tiptonville, TN)
Birthday April 9
Town/City Tiptonville, TN
Nationality TN

🌙 Zodiac

Carl Perkins’s zodiac sign is Aries. According to astrologers, the presence of Aries always marks the beginning of something energetic and turbulent. They are continuously looking for dynamic, speed and competition, always being the first in everything - from work to social gatherings. Thanks to its ruling planet Mars and the fact it belongs to the element of Fire (just like Leo and Sagittarius), Aries is one of the most active zodiac signs. It is in their nature to take action, sometimes before they think about it well.

🌙 Chinese Zodiac Signs

Carl Perkins was born in the Year of the Monkey. Those born under the Chinese Zodiac sign of the Monkey thrive on having fun. They’re energetic, upbeat, and good at listening but lack self-control. They like being active and stimulated and enjoy pleasing self before pleasing others. They’re heart-breakers, not good at long-term relationships, morals are weak. Compatible with Rat or Dragon.

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Rockabilly musician who worked with Sun Records Studio and wrote "Blue Suede Shoes."

Before Fame

He learned the guitar from a black farmhand named John Westbrook. He grew up listening to the Grand Ole Opry.


On his final album, which was released two years before he died, he sang with Bono, Paul Simon, and Tom Petty.

Family Life

He married Valda Crider in 1953. He had three sons named Stan, Greg, and Steve, and a daughter, Debbie.

Associated With

Elvis Presley famously covered his hit song, "Blue Suede Shoes."

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