Biography - A Short Wiki
Western swing musician with the Texas Playboys band who inspired generations of country musicians.
Learning the mandolin, guitar, and fiddle in his childhood, he was already playing local dances in his teens, and performing professionally in his twenties.
Starting in the 1940s with jazz-inflected radio hits like “Steel Guitar Rag,” he continued into the 1950s with the top ten hit, “Faded Love.”
How did Bob Wills die?
|Cause of death||Bronchopneumonia|
|Age of death||70 years|
|Birthday||March 6, 1905|
|Death date||May 13, 1975|
|Place of death||Fort Worth, Texas, United States|
|Place of burial||N/A|