Country Singer

Ernest Tubb– How Did the Country Singer Die?

Ernest Tubb died at age 70, respectable. Check out the death cause, death date, and more facts about the circumstances surrounding country singer Ernest Tubb's death.

Biography - A Short Wiki

An early Honky Tonk singers who sang hits like “Walkin’ the Floor Over You,” and “Two Glasses Joe.”

Growing up listening to Jimmy Rodgers, he learned how to yodel, sing, and play guitar in his teen years. From a small radio host job at a local station, he began singing for RCA.

He was the first Grand Ole Opry performer to use an electric guitar.

How did Ernest Tubb die?

Ernest Tubb's death was caused by emphysema.

On August 15, 1982, he made his final appearance on the Grand Ole Opry. He died on September 6, 1984, at the Baptist Hospital in Nashville from emphysema.

Information about the death of Ernest Tubb
Cause of deathEmphysema
Age of death70 years
ProfessionCountry Singer
BirthdayFebruary 9, 1914
Death dateSeptember 6, 1984
Place of deathAscension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown, Nashville, Tennessee, United States
Place of burialN/A