Tag Archives: Cowboy

A major western movie star between 1938 and 1953, and known as the ‘King of the Cowboys,’ Roy Rogers, was one of the most popular of all the singing cowboys. With his horse Trigger and frequent female partner Dale Evans (whom he married in 1947), Roy was the personification of the hero in the white […]

MARION MORRISON WAS BORN IN IOWA IN 1907, came West with his family in 1914, and pretty soon was being called “Duke” by everyone who knew him, after some local firefighters in Glendale, California, where the family eventually settled, thought it would be fun to give the boy the same nickname as his constant companion, […]