Wanda Miller Biography, Kenny Rogers Wife Wanda Miller Wiki
Wanda Miller is the wife of Kenny Rogers, the beloved country music icon, has died at the age of 81, Variety reported. He leaves behind a loving family, including his wife Wanda Miller Rogers. Here is what you need to know about Wanda Rogers.
Kenny Rogers passed away in hospice, surrounded by family, from natural causes, a representative told Variety in a statement. He was well known for a number of amazing classic country songs, including The Gambler, Lady, She Believes in Me, and Through the Years.
Wanda Miller Family, Early Life, Education, Siblings
According to Country Fancast, Miller was born in Lowndes County and has a twin sister, Tonia. There’s a 28-year age difference between Rogers and Miller (her parents are just two years younger than Rogers.)
Over time, her parents realized the two were very much in love. Rogers told them when they first were skeptical of him: “I will make you a promise. I will never lie to her and I will never lie to you.” He said that he and her parents became best friends.
Who was Wanda Miller’s Husband Kenny Rogers
Rogers was born in Houston on August 21, 1938. He was the fourth of eight children, born to Lucille Lois and Edward Floyd Rogers. His mother was a nurse’s assistant and his father was a carpenter.
His ancestry is Irish and Native American. In an interview about his memoir, Luck or Something Like It, Rogers shared his father’s problems with alcoholism and how it affected his childhood: “I think that one of the real tragedies in my life is that I never really got to know why my dad drank.”
Wanda Miller Dating Kenny Rogers
Kenny Rogers and Wanda Miller met in an unexpected way in Atlanta, Country Rebel reported. He was on a blind date, but he was smitten by her instead. He called the restaurant later and asked about Miller, who was 26 at the time. She returned his call after her coworkers convinced her they weren’t playing a joke on her. They married on June 1, 1997.
Wanda Miller Husband Kenny Rogers
In 1997, Kenny Rogers married Wanda Miller. They have been together ever since. In August 2019, Miller posted about her love for Rogers on Instagram. “We love you, Kenny… Another blessed year,” she wrote.
In June 2019, she shared a photo on Instagram of their wedding day. She wrote: “I Love these memories. Happy Anniversary KR. 22 years and counting.”
Wanda Miller Husband Kenny Rogers Children
Kenny and Wanda Rogers had twin boys in 2004, making Rogers the father of five, Country Rebel reported. In an interview with Independent, Rogers said that he didn’t want any more kids at first. But Miller had never had kids and when she turned 31, she really wanted children. He told Independent: “I did some soul-searching and realized it was unfair of me to take her childbearing years… So we went for it, and when I was told it was twins, man, I was thrilled.”
Kenny Rogers Wives
The legendary country music singer married five times. He married his first wife, Janice Gordon, in 1958, and they divorced in 1960. He married Jean Rogers in 1960 and they were married until 1963.
He then married Margo Anderson in 1964. That marriage lasted 12 years, until their divorce in 1976. Rogers married Marianne Gordon in 1977, and they were together until their divorce in 1993.
Rogers married his fifth wife, Wanda Miller, in 1997. It wasn’t Wanda’s first marriage either as she had divorced her first husband in 1994.
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