Carl Thomas Dean: Who is Dolly Parton’s Husband?

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Who is Country Music singer Dolly Parton’s husband? Don’t go too far for the answer; it is Carl Thomas Dean. What do you know about Carl Thomas?

You needn’t worry if your answer to the query above is that you don’t know anything about Carl Thomas Dean as is here to do just that–tell you about who Carl is.

Who is Carl Thomas Dean?

Watch this video compilation of Carl Thomas Dean by New Hollywood. It shows how Carl hadn’t been out there for a lot of years:

Carl Thomas Dean is a businessman from America.

He was born and bred in Nashville Tennessee to Edger Henry Dean (father) and Virginia Ginny Beats (mother) on July 20th, 1942.

Carl Thomas Dean is a relatively private person and apart from him being described as a successful businessman no one knows anything else about him.

But why has he become a subject of discussion, or why have people shown any interest in his affairs now despite him being out of the public’s eye?

Well, we are here with this article to help you in answering all these.

Carl Thomas Dean is courting attention for being the husband of the Country Music singer, Dolly Parton. If you didn’t know Carl Thomas Dean, I bet you do know Dolly Parton, or you don’t?

Don’t worry about that too as you will just get to know who Dolly Parton is.

In the meantime, though, Dolly and Carl have been married for a little of five decades. Their marriage has not been in the spotlight because Carl is very private a person.

Most times when celebrities marry people outside of their profession, they make them stars overnight, but Carl was different as he didn’t want the spotlight that Dolly Parton had.

Enough of the lecture, isn’t it? Let me pause here and tell you about who Dolly Parton is as I promised.

Who is Dolly Parton?

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Dolly Parton. Image source |

Dolly Rebecca Parton is an American singer, songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, actress, author, businesswoman, humanitarian, and entertainer, known primarily for her work in country music.

Dolly Parton was born on January 19, 1946, and after achieving success as a songwriter for others, Parton made her album debut in 1967 with Hello, I’m Dolly, which led to success during the remainder of the 1960s (both as a solo artist and with a series of duet albums with Porter Wagoner) before her sales and chart peak came during the 1970s and continued into the 1980s.

Parton’s albums in the 1990s did not sell as well, but she achieved commercial success again in the new millennium and has released albums on various independent labels since 2000, including her own label, Dolly Records. She has sold more than 100 million records worldwide.

How did Carl Thomas Dean and Dolly Parton’s love affair begin?

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Carl and Dolly Image credit | Tuko

The two lovebirds met for the first time when Carl was 21 years old and Dolly was 18 outside a Laundromat in Nashville.

Parton invited Thomas to visit her at her aunt’s place where she was staying.

He visited every day for a week and then took her to meet his parents on their first date.

On May 30, 1966, Parton and Carl Thomas Dean got married in Ringgold, Georgia.

Having married a long time ago now, On May 6, 2016, Parton announced that she and her husband Carl Thomas Dean would renew their vows in honor of their 50th wedding anniversary later in the month.

Carl Thomas Dean net worth

Being the very private person that Carl Thomas Dean is, we do not know how much he is worth but sources quote his net worth to be around $20 million.

On the other hand, Dolly Parton’s net worth is a staggering $500 million.

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