Johnny Cash

By jadenn
  • johnny cash was born

    johnny cash was born
  • Brother Jack is nearly cut in half by a table saw and dies after a week of suffering. Cash later says that he felt guilt because he had gone fishing that day.

  • graduated highschool

  • enlisted in U.S. air force

  • honorably discharged

    honorably discharged
  • daughter, rosanne cash, is born

  • Releases his first recording with Sun Records: "Hey Porter" and "Cry Cry Cry."

  • June Carter and Cash win a Grammy for Best Country & Western Performance, Duet, Trio or Group for their song, "Jackson

  • Attempts suicide by crawling into Nickajack Cave in Tennessee. He comes out of the cave after having a religious relevation

  • married June Carter

    married June Carter
  • best friend, roy orbisons house burns down killing two of his children. affects johnny greatly

  • john carter, his first son is born

    john carter, his first son is born
  • Publishes an autobiography, Man in Black. It sells 1.3 million copies

  • induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame

    induction into the Country Music Hall of Fame
  • He is attacked by an ostrich in his wild animal park in Tennessee, crushing several ribs and having his stomach torn open. While recovering, he becomes addiction to painkillers

  • june dies at the age of 73 in Nashville, Tennessee

  • passes away

  • country music association award

  • "walk the line" movie is made in honor of johnny

  • johnny and his wife guest star together on an episode of Little House on the Prairie, entitled "The Collection"