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Trisha Yearwood Biography

Birth Name:
Patricia Lynn Yearwood
Birth Place:
Monticello, Georgia, United States
Singer, actor

Fast Facts

  • Named "Outstanding Senior Girl" of Piedmont Academy
  • Served as a tour guide for the Country Music Hall of Fame after college
  • Released her self-titled debut album in 1991, which featured the hit single "She's in Love with the Boy
  • " Saved the life of a baggage handler trapped in the belly of a plane by alerting the pilot she heard screaming from underneath her seat
  • Had a recurring role as Lt
  • Cmdr
  • Teresa Coulter on the TV show JAG
  • Inducted into the Grand Ole Opry in 1999
  • Garth Brooks proposed to her on stage on May 25, 2005, in front of 7,000 fans
  • Cowrote a cookbook with her mother and sister called Georgia Cooking in an Oklahoma Kitchen in 2008
  • Frequently participates in Habitat for Humanity relief projects


  • Christopher Latham -- Ex-husband
  • Robert Reynolds -- Ex-husband
  • Jack Yearwood -- Father
  • Gwen Yearwood -- Mother
  • Allie Colleen Brooks -- Stepdaughter
  • August Anna Brooks -- Stepdaughter
  • Taylor Mayne Pearl Brooks -- Stepdaughter