Eddy Arnold’s Death – Cause and Date

Born (Birthday)


Death Date

May 8, 2008

Age of Death

89 years

Cause of Death

Natural Causes


Country Singer

The country singer Eddy Arnold died at the age of 89. Here is all you want to know, and more!

Biography - A Short Wiki

Country singer who rose to stardom on the Grand Ole Opry and who sold more than eighty-five million albums. He wrote “You Don’t Know Me.”

His parents were both musicians. He married Sally Gayhart on November 28, 1941.



“This is my seventh decade… and every once in a while I get a hankering to re-visit these songs again… songs with which I have had a great relationship.” (Eddy Arnold)


“When I finally put my guitar in the case the last time, I want to be remembered just as a singer, not as a country singer or pops singer – just a singer.” (Eddy Arnold)


“Don’t be afraid to fall flat on your face.” (Eddy Arnold)


“I’m trying to sell every audience something; that something is me.” (Eddy Arnold)