Tidslinie: -1950

 

Orbie Lee Orbison, Roy’s father, is born in Olustee, Oklahoma. His twin brother Orby dies at birth.

Olustee, Oklahoma
1913-13-01
Nadine Schultz, Roy’s mother, is born in Wise County, Texas.

Wise County, Texas
1914-25-07
In February, 1933, Orbie Lee (d. 1985) marries Nadine Schultz (d. 1992). 1933-02-01
Roy gets his first guitar for his 6th Birthday and the Orbison’s move to Fort Worth, Texas.

Fort Worth, Texas
1942-04-23
Roy and his older brother are sent back to Vernon to live with their Grandmother due to a polio epidemic in Forth Worth, TX in 1944. 1944-01-01
Roy wins talent contest on Radio KVWC in Vernon, TX and gets own Saturday Show this year.

Vernon, Texas
1945-04-01
Late 1946 family moves west to Wink, TX.

Wink, Texas
1946-09-01
In 1949 Roy forms his first band, which included James Morrow on guitar. 1949-01-01