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James Edward "Jimmy" Belken, Sr
Birth: May 25, 1931
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Death: Aug. 19, 2000
Dallas County
Texas, USA

Accomplished fiddle player, having played for some of the top names in Country and Western Swing music, including Bob Wills, Hank Thompson, Ray Price, Merle Haggard, Red Foley, Willie Nelson, Mel Tillis and many others. His career spanned 5 decades. He appeared on many televised music shows including Austin City Limits and Ozark Jubilee. He played for 3 presidents: Lyndon Johnson, Jimmy Carter and Ronald Reagan. Jimmy was inducted into the The Cowtown Society of Western Music in Fort Worth, Texas in the spring of 2000. (bio by: M. L.) 
Family links: 
  Herman Joseph Belken (1896 - 1959)
  Evangeline Christine Adam Belken (1894 - 1956)
  Vincent Joseph Belken (1917 - 1984)*
  Vera Marie Belken Dvorak Orth (1919 - 2003)*
  Thomas Augustine Belken (1928 - 1991)*
  James Edward Belken (1931 - 2000)
*Calculated relationship
Restland Memorial Park
Dallas County
Texas, USA
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: M. L.
Record added: May 04, 2004
Find A Grave Memorial# 8721024
James Edward Jimmy Belken, Sr
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James Edward Jimmy Belken, Sr
Added by: Marilyn Lawrence
James Edward Jimmy Belken, Sr
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