Isaac Milford "Ike" Everly, Jr. (1908 - 1975)

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Birthplace: Muhlenberg, KY, USA
Death: Died in Nashville, TN, USA
Managed by: Doug Robinson
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About Isaac Milford "Ike" Everly, Jr.

Ike Everly was a musician. Ike, with Merle Travis, Mose Rager, and Kennedy Jones, was honored by the construction of The Four Legends Fountain in Drakesboro, Kentucky.

Ike Everly had a show on KMA and KFNF in Shenandoah, Iowa, in the 1940s, with his wife Margaret and two young sons, Phil and Don. Singing on the show gave the brothers their first exposure to the music industry. The family sang together live and traveled in the area singing as the Everly Family. The Everly Brothers grew up from ages 5 and 7 through early high school in Shenandoah. (Their boyhood home is being restored and will be donated to the Shenandoah Historical Society in the spring of 2009.)

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Ike Everly's Timeline

1908
April 29, 1908
Muhlenberg, KY, USA
1937
February 1, 1937
Age 28
Muhlenberg County, KY, USA
1939
January 19, 1939
Age 30
Chicago, IL, USA
1975
October 22, 1975
Age 67
Nashville, TN, USA
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Rose Hill Cemetery, Central City, Muhlenberg County, Kentucky, USA