Singer Willie Nelson

Celebrities, Celebrity Q&A, People
on September 30, 2007

Q How old is Willie Nelson, how many kids does he have, and is he still married?
—Mary Smith, Fairfield, Calif.

Nelson, 74, has been married since 1991 to his fourth wife, Annie D'Angelo, with whom he has two children. He has five other kids from previous marriages. Nelson was born in Abbott, Texas, during the Great Depression. When his mother abandoned him and his father died, he and his sister, Bobbi, were raised by their grandparents. He picked up his first guitar at age 7.