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Chet Atkins

Mostly Credited As: Chet Atkins
Birth Name: Chester Burton Atkins
Date Of Birth: June 20, 1924 (Age 77)
Country Of Birth: USA
Birth Place: Luttrell, Tennessee
Date Of Death: June 30, 2001
Cause Of Death: Cancer
Height: 6' (1.82 m)

Chet Atkins


Chet Atkins died at the age of 77 and was born on June 20, 1924.
He is known for his role as actor in the show Jethro And Friends
he was married to and has 1 child.
He is 6' (1.82 m) tall and was born in Luttrell, Tennessee (USA). Chet Atkins died on June 30, 2001,
He is deceased (Cancer)

TV Appearances

Main cast 
Jethro And Friends (1984)As: Himself
Episode Cast Credits 

Billboard Music Awards (1990) 
  8th Billboard Music Awards 08x01: (Dec/08/1997) As Billboard Century Award 

Nashville 99 (1977) 
  Episode 3 01x03: (Apr/15/1977) As Himself 

The Johnny Cash Show (1969) 
  Season 1, Episode 30 01x30: (Apr/29/1970) As Himself 
  Season 1, Episode 11 01x11: (Aug/23/1969) As Himself 

The Ed Sullivan Show (1948) 
  Chet Atkins, George Carlin, Floyd Cramer 23x20: (Feb/08/1970) As Himself 
  Janis Joplin, Honey Ltd. 22x23: (Mar/16/1969) As Himself 

This Is Tom Jones (1969) 
  Episode #1.8 01x08: (Mar/28/1969) As Himself 
Featured Songs

Austin City Limits Songs:
Chet Atkins followed by Merle Travis + Autumn Leaves
+ Black Mountain Rag
+ Frog Kissing
+ Recuerdos De Alhambra
+ Snowbird
+ Until It's Time For You to Go
+ Wildwood Flower/Freight Train
+ Yakety Sax
+ You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To 
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Trivia

Chet Atkins' brother-in-law was fellow Country Music Hall of Fame member Jethro Burns of Homer & Jethro. Chet married Leona Johnson while Jethro married Leona's twin sister Lois while all were working as performers at WLW in Cincinnati.

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