Born Loretta Webb in Butcher Hollow, KY, in 1932, She became a mainstay on the country charts after landing a top 10 hit with the aptly "Success"
Did you know these fun facts about the "Coal Miners Daughter"?
- Lynn was inducted into the Grando Ole Opry on September 25th, 1962. "I came out the back of the building and I was hollering ‘I’ve sung on the Grand Ole Opry! I’ve sung on the Grand Ole Opry!.”
- Was close personal friends with Patsy Cline and was portrayed by Sissy Spacek in the story of Lynn's life, Coal Miner's Daughter (1980). Spacek did all her own singing for the role.
- Inducted into the Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame in 1982 and the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1988