Ronnie Guy Lewis was born in 1956 to parents Jerry Lee Lewis and Jane Mitchum. He has three brothers and two sisters. His grandparents were Mamie and Elmo Lewis.
His brothers are Jerry Lee Lewis Jnr., Steven Allen Lewis, and Jerry Lee Lewis III. His sisters are Phoebe Lewis and Lori Lee Lewis.
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Jerry Lee Lewis was born on the 29th of September in the year 1935. His parents were Elmo Kidd Lewis Snr. And Mary Mamie Herron Lewis. He grew up in Louisiana with his farming family who wasn’t doing great financially.
He started playing piano with two of his cousins when he was young, both of these cousins Jimmy Swaggart and Mickey Gilley became very successful in their careers. One being a televangelist and the other becoming a popular country music singer.
In November of 1949 on the 19th to be exact, Jerry Lee had his first public performance. He played at a car dealership in Ferriday with a country and western band.
In 1956 in November, he traveled to Tennessee to a town called Memphis for an audition at Sun Records. In December of that same year, Jerry Lee Lewis started recording as a solo artist for Sun Records. He was also a session musician playing the piano on many other Sun Records artists’ albums. He gained international fame for his biggest hit “Great Balls of Fire.”
His personal life was not the smoothest sailing as there was a lot of controversy about some of his choices in spouses. He married a 13-year-old girl when he was 22 years old, she was his third wife. To make things worse this 13-year-old girl, Myra Gale Brown, was Jerry Lee’s first cousin. Because of the controversy surrounding this marriage his tour went up in flames and was canceled after merely three shows.
He has been married seven times in his life and has six children, tragically one of his sons, Steve Allen Lewis, passed away when he was three years old. It was a horrible incident where the little boy drowned in a pool.
Some more controversy in Jerry Lee Lewis’s life includes him getting arrested outside Graceland, Elvis Presley’s home with the intention to shoot Presley.
Jerry Lee Lewis took on some pseudo names after the controversy and the impact the controversy about his marriage had on his career. Some of these pseudo names include “the hawk” and Jerry Chestnut.
Despite all the controversy in his personal life he still had a smashing career once again. Between the years 1968 and 1977, Jerry Lee had seventeen top 10 songs, all of these on the Country Billboard chart.
Jerry Lee Lewis has a net worth of 10 million U.S. dollars and is currently alive and kicking at the age of 86.