Sammi Smith bio

Birth Name: Jewel Faye Smith

Occupation: Country Singer

Place Of Birth: Orange

Date Of Birth: August 5, 1943

Date Of Death: February 12, 2005

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Sammi Smith was born on the 5th of August, 1943. She was famous for being a Country Singer. American country singer who released the 1971 hit song, “Help Me Make It Through the Night.” She is considered one of the only female outlaw country music singers.

Sammi Smith was born in Orange. She dropped out of school when she was eleven years old and began to sing professionally in night clubs. She signed with Capitol Records after being heard by Johnny Cash . She won a 1972 Grammy Award in the Best Female Country Vocal Performance category.

Sammi Smith was a Leo and was born in the Baby Boomers Generation.

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Sammi Smith was born in 1940s. The early 1940s were dominated by World War II. Following the end of the war, it was the start of the Baby Boomer years and technology advancements such as the jet engine, nuclear fusion, radar, rocket technology and others later became the starting points for Space Exploration and Improved Air Travel. The 40s also brought us the Slinky, Velcro, Jeep, Tupperware and Frisbee. Discover what happened on this day.

Jewel Faye Smith is part of the Baby boomers generation. Also known as "boomers", are the result of the end of World War II, when birth rates across the world spiked. They are associated with a rejection of traditional values. These hippie kids protested against the Vietnam War and participated in the civil rights movement.


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Sammi Smith’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and her father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Sammi Smith’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Sammi Smith kept her personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Sammi Smith was born in the Year of the Goat.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Jewel Faye Smith
AGE GENERATION: Baby Boomers Generation
BIRTH DAY: Thursday
DEATH DAY: Saturday



Zodiac Sign: Sammi Smith was a Leo. People of this zodiac sign like to be admired, expensive things, bright colors, and dislike being ignored, facing difficulties, not being treated specially. The strengths of this sign are being creative, passionate, generous, warm-hearted, cheerful, humorous, while weaknesses can be arrogant, stubborn, self-centered, lazy and inflexible. The greatest overall compatibility with Leo is Aquarius, Gemini.

Chinese Zodiac: Sammi Smith was born in the Year of the Ox. People born under this sign enjoy being alone with their thoughts. They're creative thinkers, economic, cautitous and appreciate the arts, they can also be indecisive.

Ruling Planet: Sammi Smith had a ruling planet of Sun and has a ruling planet of Sun and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Sun. The Sun is about vitality and is the core giver of life. It is also known as being the most generous and noble of signs. People who are born with the Sun as the ruling planet are courageous, self-expressive and bold.

Sammi Smith’s birth sign is Leo and she had a ruling planet of Sun.

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