Bosque County, Texas, United States (1914 – 1978)
Foy Willingham was born May 14, 1914 in Bosque County, Texas. He began his career while attending high school in Texas by working at a local radio station. In 1933, he traveled to New York City to further his radio career. In 1940 he moved to Oklahoma, and in 1942 to California where he became popular during the Golden Age of Radio.
In 1942, Willing co-founded Foy Willing and the Riders of the Purple Sage with Iowa musician Al Sloey… read more
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