Conway Twitty facts for kids
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|Birth name||Harold Lloyd Jenkins|
|Born||September 1, 1933|
|Origin||Friars Point, Mississippi, U.S.|
|Died||June 5, 1993
Springfield, Missouri, U.S.
|Genres||Country, rock and roll|
|Years active||1955 – 1993|
|Labels||MCA, Elektra, MGM, Decca|
|Associated acts||Loretta Lynn, Sam Moore, Jerry Lee Lewis|
Twitty held the record for the most number one singles of any act with 55 No. 1 Billboard country hits until 2006 when George Strait broke his record.
Twitty is a former member of the Grand Ole Opry and was inducted into the Country Music and the Rockabilly Halls of Fame.
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Twitty throwing out the first pitch at the first Nashville Sounds game on April 26, 1978
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