- Name: Dolly Parton
- Age: 71 years old
- Height: 5ft 0in (153 cm)
- Occupation: Singer
- Net Worth: US $500 Million
- Status: Alive
Dolly Parton is an American country singer, songwriter, actress and cultural icon. She was born on January 19, 1946 in Locust Ridge, Tennessee. She grew up with 11 siblings and started out singing in her local church. She moved to Nashville immediately after high school to pursue a career in music.
Parton started out as a songwriter for Combine Publishing on tracks like “Put It Off Until Tomorrow” and “Fuel to the Flame”. She was signed to “Monument Records” in 1965 and released her debut studio album ‘Hello, I’m Dolly’ in 1967. She later partnered with ‘Porter Wagoner’ on the television show ‘The Porter Wagoner Show’. She was signed to the label, RCA Victor and released her second album ‘Just Because I’m a Woman’ in 1968. She went on to release Billboard hits like “Coat of Many Colors”, “Jolene” and “I Will Always Love You”. She ventured into pop music from 1976-1986 but returned to her country roots in 1987.
Parton made her acting debut in the 1980 comedy film ‘9 to 5’. She also contributed to the film’s soundtrack. Her other notable films include ‘The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas (1982)’ and ‘Steel Magnolias (1989)’. She starred alongside Sylvester Stallone in the 1984 musical comedy film ‘Rhinestone’.
Dolly Parton has a net worth of $500 million. She married businessman “Carl Thomas Dean” in 1966. She’s the godmother of pop singer Miley Cyrus. She was inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame in 1999.
Dolly Parton Age, Birthday, Married
- Birth Name: Dolly Rebecca Parton
- Birthday: January 19, 1946
- How Old : Age: 71 years old
- Place of Birth: Locust Ridge, Tennessee, United States
- Zodiac Sign: Capricorn
- How Tall : Height: 5ft 0in (153 cm)
- Occupation: Singer, Songwriter, Actress
- Years Active: 1955-present
- Net Worth 2017: US $500 Million
- Marriage(s): Carl Thomas Dean
- Death-O-Meter: Alive
- Official Site: dollyparton.com