Johnny Cash


He had 6 siblings.

He was named J. R. Cash because his parents couldn't think of a name.

He started working when he was 5.

Lived during the Great Depression.


Had little money due to the Great Depression.

His brother Jack was pulled into a whirling head saw.

His family farm was flooded multiple times.

How he overcame these obstacles

"Five Feet High and Rising"

He joined the Air Force.

Song Inspiration


Nashville Songwriters Hall of Fame

Country Music Hall of Fame

Rock and Roll Hall of Fame

1 of 5 to join all 3