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Tex Ritter

Personal information
Birth nameWoodward Maurice Ritter
Also known asTex Ritter
OriginMurvaul, Texas, USA
DiedJanuary 02, 1974(age 68) Nashville, Tennessee
Genrescountry music
Occupationsinger, actor
Instrumentsvocals, guitar
Years active1928 - 1974
LabelsColumbia Records, Decca Records

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Woodward Maurice Ritter (January 12, 1905 - January 2, 1974), better known as Tex Ritter, was an American country music singer and movie actor popular from the mid-1930s into the 1960s, and the patriarch of the Ritter Family in acting (son John and grandson Jason). He is a member of the Country Music Hall of Fame.

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