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.
|Cause of death||Emphysema|
|Age of death||70 years|
|Birthday||February 9, 1914|
|Death date||September 6, 1984|
|Place of death||Ascension Saint Thomas Hospital Midtown, Nashville, Tennessee, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|