2003 – Actor/songwriter Sheb Wooley dies in Nashvi…

Sheb Wooley

2003 – Actor/songwriter Sheb Wooley dies in Nashville of leukemia, after being hospitalized the day before. He is 82. His biggest radio hit was “Flying Purple People Eater,” which spent six weeks atop the Hot 100 in 1958.

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