June Carter Cash
publication date: Wednesday, March 1, 2006 (part of Round XXVII)
clue: She didn't marry her husband for the money: She was descended from Grand Ole country music royalty.
explanation: Carter Cash was married to country singer Johnny Cash ("money") and belonged to the Carter family of country musicians. She joined the Grand Ole Opry with her family. more…
solved by: Russ Wilhelm, Steve West, Matthew Preston, Denise Sawicki, Amy Austin, Mike Eberhart, Aaron Shurtleff, David Mitzman, Elliot Farney, Jerry Mathis, Scott Horowitz, Megan Baxter, Chris McKinnon, Mihai Rusu, Michael Paul Cote, Josh Paddison, Bob Miller, Jacque Miller, and Billy Marston
trivia: Reese Witherspoon was nominated for an Oscar in 2006 for playing June Carter Cash in Walk the Line.
|This goo was part of Oscars Week 2006.|