“Three things tell a man: his eyes, his friends and his favorite quotes.”
Minnie Pearl (American Musician)
Date of Birth:
October 25, 1912
Date of Death:
March 4, 1996
Minnie Pearl was the stage name of Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon . She was a country comedienne who, along with friend Roy Acuff, was an institution at the Grand Ole Opry, and on the television show Hee Haw from 1969 to 1991 . She was known for wearing a big hat with a price tag that read "$1.98" hanging off the side.