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Roberta Lee Streeter, better known as Bobbie Gentry, is a former American singer and songwriter. She is among the renowned artists who produce their compositions. Gentry’s fame came to limelight when she produced Ode to Billie Joe, a Southern Gothic narrative. The track peaked on Billboard Hot 100 for a whole month and earned her Grammy Awards for Best New Artist and Best Female Pop Performance.

Career Highlights

Bobbie Gentry has been very successful throughout the years.

In 1967, Gentry recorded Ode to Billie Joe’s song by herself and took it to Capitol because of affordable expenses, unlike hiring someone to sing it. After realizing the single on 10 July 1967, it trended by remaining position one on the Billboard Hot 100. The song sold over 3 million copies across the globe. In a 2011 magazine, Ode to Billie Joe’s song listed as among the 500 songs of all time.

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On 18 December 1969, Gentry walked down the aisle with Bill Harrah. The marriage did not last a year, and they divorced in April 1970.

Family Information
Husband's/Spouse's NameBill Harrah(1969-1970) Thomas R. Toutant(1976-1978) Jim Stafford(1978-1980)
Children/KidsYes (Tyler Gentry Stafford)
Boyfriend/Girlfriend (Dating)N/A
Civil StatusDivorced

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More Interesting Facts
Full/Real NameRoberta Lee Streeter
Gender (Biological)Female
Age (as of today)81 years
Date of BirthJuly 27, 1942
Place of BirthWoodland, Mississippi
Height1.7 m, 5 feet 7 inches
Weight64 kg, 141 lbs
Net Worth / Wealth$110 million
OccupationSinger, Songwriter

Height, Weight, and Age

Bobbie Gentry's height is pretty average measuring 1.7 m. Bobbie Gentry weighs 64 kg. Being born on July 27, 1942, translates to an age of 81 years as of todays date (November 19, 2023).


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