American country music singer
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Tammy Wynette in 1975
|Birth name||Virginia Wynette Pugh|
|Born||May 5, 1942|
|Origin||Itawamba County, Mississippi, United States|
|Died||April 6, 1998 (aged 55)|
Nashville, Tennessee, United States
|Occupation(s)||Singer, songwriter, actress|
|Years active||1966 – 1998|
|Labels||Epic (1966 – 1998)|
|Website||Tammy Wynette Official Site|
The best-known of her songs is "Stand by Your Man". She had 17 number-one hits during her career.
Wynette was married 5 times. Her third husband was George Jones, also a singer of country music.