June Carter

United States

June Carter Cash Bio

Who is June Carter

One of the historically standing and awards wining singer-songwriter, actress,dancerĀ  musician and author. She is best known for being the member of Carter family and wife of Johnny Cash.

Early Life (Childhood)

Maybelle Carter and Ezra Carter gave her birth in Maces Spring, Virginia. Her parents were also musician. In her childhood days she uses to perform along with her family.

Interesting Facts

Cash was also comedian, philanthropist, and humanitarian and supporter of SOS Children's Villages. She died because of complications after heart-valve replacement surgery.

Personal Life

Married to singer Carl Smith and had a daughter. After divorce she wed locked with footballer Edwin "Rip" Nix and had a daughter. Lastly she tied a knot with Johnny Cash and had a song named John Carter Cash.


In her singing career she had received five Grammy Awards. In 2009 she was inductee of Christian Music Hall of Fame. In 2002 CMT had positioned at 31 in 40 Greatest Women in Country Music.


Her sons had told that she and her husband Johnny Cash was into drugs and pills.