Carl Perkins

Carl Perkins bio

Birth Name: Carl Perkins

Occupation: Guitarist

Place Of Birth: TN

Date Of Birth: April 9, 1932

Date Of Death: January 19, 1998

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Carl Perkins was born on the 9th of April, 1932. He was famous for being a Guitarist. Rockabilly musician who worked with Sun Records Studio and wrote “Blue Suede Shoes.”

Carl Perkins was born in TN. 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 .

Carl Perkins was a Aries and was born in the Silent Generation.

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Carl Perkins was born in 1930s. The 1930s were called the Great Depression (1929-1939). It was the worst economic downturn in the history of the industrialized world. Despite the Great Depression, Hollywood and popular film production flourished. Radio was the main source of entertainment, information, and political propaganda, and jazz, blues, gospel, and folk music, became immensely popular. Discover what happened on this day.

Carl Perkins is part of the Silent Generation, which followed after the G.I. Generation. As young adults during the McCarthy Era, many members of this generation felt it was dangerous to speak out. They were too young to see action in World War II and too old to participate in the fun of the Summer of Love.


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Carl Perkins’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Carl Perkins’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Carl Perkins kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Carl Perkins was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Carl Perkins
AGE GENERATION: Silent Generation
BIRTH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Carl Perkins was a Aries. People of this zodiac sign like physical challenges, taking on leadership roles, individual sports and dislike inactivity, delays, and work that doesn't use one's talents. The strengths of this sign are being courageous, determined, confident, enthusiastic, optimistic, while weaknesses can be to be impatient, moody, short-tempered, impulsive and aggressive. The greatest overall compatibility with Aries is Libra and Leo.

Chinese Zodiac: Carl Perkins was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Carl Perkins had a ruling planet of Mars and has a ruling planet of Mars and by astrological associations Tuesday is ruled by Mars. This planet symbolizes the principle of assertive drive and energy. People who are born with Mars as the ruling planet have huge drive, aggression and commpetitiveness.

Carl Perkins’s birth sign is Aries and he had a ruling planet of Mars.

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