Roy Acuff bio

Birth Name: Roy Claxton Acuff

Occupation: Country Singer

Place Of Birth: TN

Date Of Birth: September15, 1903

Date Of Death: November 23, 1992

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Roy Acuff was born on the 15th of September, 1903. He was famous for being a Country Singer. Known as the King of Country Music who was famous on radio’s Grand Ole Opry. He released hits including “I’ll Forgive You But I Can’t Forget,” which charted at #3.

Roy Acuff was born in TN. He was active in his church choir and acted in plays, as well as playing three sports in high school and pursued a professional baseball career. His sports career was short-lived due sunstroke-related collapses. He played the fiddle.

Roy Acuff was a Virgo and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Roy Acuff was born in 1900s. Discover what happened on this day.

Roy Claxton Acuff is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


Roy’s education details are not available at this time. Please check back soon for updates.


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

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Personal Life

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

Roy Acuff was born in the Year of the Rabbit.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME:Roy Claxton Acuff
NICKNAME:King of Country Music



Zodiac Sign: Roy Acuff was a Virgo. People of this zodiac sign like animals, healthy food, nature, cleanliness, and dislike rudeness and asking for help. The strengths of this sign are being loyal, analytical, kind, hardworking, practical, while weaknesses can be shyness, overly critical of self and others, all work and no play. The greatest overall compatibility with Virgo is Pisces and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Roy Acuff was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign are popular because they're sincere and avoid conflict. Though they're sensitive, they also hesitate, which makes them lose on chances.

Ruling Planet: Roy Acuff had a ruling planet of Mercury and has a ruling planet of Mercury and by astrological associations Wednesday is ruled by Mercury. In Astrology, Mercury is the planet that rules our mindset. People who are born with Mercury as the ruling planet have communication skills, intellect and cleverness.

Roy Acuff’s birth sign is Virgo and he had a ruling planet of Mercury.

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