How Did Waylon Jennings Die? Date of Death, Cause of Death, Age, and Birthday

Waylon Jennings death

The country singer Waylon Jennings passed away at age 64, respectable.

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Prominent country singer and songwriter who was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 2001. He was posthumously given a Lifetime Achievement Award at the Nashville Songwriters’ Festival in 2007.

After divorcing his first wife Barbara Rood, he married Maxine Lawrence in 1956, Lynne Jones in 1962, and finally Jessi Colter in 1969. He had six children, Shooter, Buddy, Deana, Tomi, Julie and Terry.

How did Waylon Jennings die?

Diabetes caused Waylon Jennings' death in 2002.

Information about the death of Waylon Jennings
Cause of deathDiabetes
Age of death64 years
ProfessionCountry Singer
BirthdayJune 15, 1937
Death dateFebruary 13, 2002
Place of deathN/A
Place of burialN/A


Besides that, I felt guilty. I thought for some reason… I was alive, and Buddy and those boys were dead, and I didn’t know how, but somehow I’d caused it.

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I love Johnny Cash, and I respect Johnny Cash. He’s the biggest. He’s like an Elvis in this business, but no, he’s never been the rebel.

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Jessi is a great person. She really is. She’s been a friend to me all through all my bad times, and she’s understood what I was doing. She came up with that one saying, which was great.

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Chet loved artists. He did. But he was caught up in the system. He had two hats. He had to have ’em because he did two things: he was an artist, and he was an executive.

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But you know, the system almost destroyed itself while it was goin’ on trying to destroy us.

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