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Johnny Cash was born on 26 February, 1932, in Arkansas, U.S. His real name was John R. Cash.
In 1959, Johnny Cash joined the U.S. Air Force and served for 4 years in Germany during the Korean War.
He began playing and writing songs when he was just twelve years old.
His 1st studio album was "Johnny Cash with His Hot and Blue Guitar!", Which was released on October 11, 1957.
During his career, Johnny Cash released 67 studio albums, 16 live albums, 105 compilation albums, & 7 video albums.
He is also one of the best-selling music artists of all time; his records have sold over 90 million globally.
From 1969 to 1971, Johnny Cash also starred in his own TV show called "The Johnny Cash Show."
He was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1980 & the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1992.
He had a successful music career spanning over 50 years and an estimated net worth of around $60 million.
Johnny Cash won 11 Grammy awards, including a Lifetime Achievement Award in 1999 & 9 country music awards.
He also wrote two autobiographies, "Man in Black: His Own Story in His Own Words" (1975) and "Cash: The Autobiography (1997)."
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