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Rogers, Kenny

LC control no.n 81010930
Descriptive conventionsrda
LC classificationPS3568.O444
ML420.R8734 Biography
Personal name headingRogers, Kenny
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Variant(s)Rodgers, Kenny
Rogers, Kenneth Donald
Rogers, Kenneth Ray
See alsoCorporate body: First Edition (Musical group)
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Corporate body: Kenny Rogers and the First Edition (Musical group)
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Other standard no.mn0000069986
Associated countryUnited States
Birth date1938-08-21
Death date2020-03-20
Place of birthHouston (Tex.)
Place of deathColbert (Ga.)
Field of activityCountry music
Popular music
Profession or occupationSingers
Country musicians
Motion picture actors and actresses
Sound recording executives and producers
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Found inKenny Rogers & the First Edition, 1969.
Hume, M. Kenny Rogers, gambler, dreamer, lover, 1980: t.p. (Kenny Rogers) p. 35 (Kenneth Donald Rogers; Kenneth Ray Rogers; b. 8/21/38)
Bobby Doyle Three (Musical group). In a most unusual way [SR] 1962: container (Kenny Rodgers)
Wikipedia, 18 May 2015 (Kenneth Donald Rogers was born in Houston, Texas, on August 21, 1938. Feeling that the Minstrels were not offering the success they wanted, Rogers and fellow members Mike Settle, Terry Williams, and Thelma Camacho left the group. They formed The First Edition in 1967 (later renamed "Kenny Rogers and The First Edition"). When the First Edition disbanded in 1976, Rogers launched his solo career)
Morris, Chris. Country music icon Kenny Rogers dies at 81, via Variety website, March 20, 2020, viewed March 21, 2020 (Vocalist Kenny Rogers, who dominated the pop and country charts in the 1970s and 1980s; died at home March 20, 2020)
Wikipedia, March 21, 2020 (Kenny Rogers; Kenneth Ray Rogers (August 21, 1938 - March 20, 2020); American singer, songwriter, actor, record producer, and entrepreneur. He was a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame; born Houston, Texas; died Colbert, Georgia)
Associated languageeng