Ty Murray

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Biography

  • Birth Name: Ty Murray
  • Birth Place: Phoenix, AZ
  • Date of Birth / Zodiac Sign: 10/11/1969, Libra
  • Profession: Champion bull rider; TV host
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Ty Murray Fast Facts:Started training for rodeo by riding calves while he was still a toddler.
  • Captured a record-setting seventh title of World All-Around Rodeo Champion in 1998, breaking the mark set by Larry Mahan.
  • Was inducted into the ProRodeo Hall of Fame in 2000.
  • Co-wrote the song "Till We Run Out Of Road" with wife Jewel – whose father was an Alaska All-Around Rodeo Champion – for the singer's 2001 album, This Way.
  • Along with Jewel and other celebrities, helped secure approval of the National Day of the Horse by the U.S. Senate, with the goal of raising awareness of the contribution of horses to America's economy and history.
  • Participated in ABC's summer 2007 reality series Fast Cars & Superstars: The Young Guns Celebrity Race, in which NASCAR drivers taught celebrities how to race stock cars.
  • Runs a working ranch in Stephenville, Texas.
  • Ty Murray Relationships:
  • Cash Myers - Cousin
  • Kase Townes Murray - Son
  • Butch Myers - Uncle
  • Joy Murray - Mother
  • Kim Murray - Sister
  • Jewel - Wife
  • Tygh Myers - Cousin
  • Butch Murray - Father
  • Kerri Murray - Sister
  • Rope Myers - Cousin
  • College:
  • Attended Odessa College, Odessa, TX

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