Patsy Cline facts for kids
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|Birth name||Virginia Patterson Hensley|
September 8, 1932|
|Origin||Winchester, Virginia, U.S.|
|Died||March 5, 1963
|Genres||Nashville sound, country, traditional pop, rockabilly, honky tonk, standards|
|Labels||Four Star Records
|Associated acts||Kitty Wells, Jean Shepard, Jimmy Dean, Jim Reeves, Eddy Arnold, Skeeter Davis, Brenda Lee, Loretta Lynn, Jan Howard, Dottie West|
Some of Cline's greatest known hits were "She's Got You," "I Fall to Pieces," "Walkin' After Midnight," "Sweet Dreams," and "Crazy".
In 1973, Cline was named to the Country Music Hall of Fame. But, this was after she had died. She was the first woman to enter the Country Music Hall of Fame.
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Cline's house on South Kent Street in Winchester, Virginia where she lived from age 16 to 21.
Actress Jessica Lange portrayed Cline in the 1985 Academy Award-nominated biopic Sweet Dreams.
Cline's plaque located inside the Country Music Hall of Fame and Museum. She was the first female solo artist inducted into the hall of fame.
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