|Birthname||Robert Lee Helms|
|born on||15 August 1933 at 22:55 (= 10:55 PM )|
|Place||Bloomington, Indiana, 39n10, 86w32|
|Timezone||CST h6w (is standard time)|
|Astrology data||22°52' 26°13 Asc. 01°07'|
American country music singer who enjoyed his peak success in 1957 with the seasonal hit "Jingle Bell Rock". His other hits include "Fraulein" and "My Special Angel".
His pioneering contribution to the genre has been recognized by the Rockabilly Hall of Fame.
Helms spent most of his later years living just outside Martinsville, Indiana, until his death from emphysema and asthma at the age of 63 on 19 June 1997.
He was portrayed by actor Brad Hawkins in the 2007 film Crazy.
Sy Scholfield provided birth certificate.
- Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Asthma
- Diagnoses : Major Diseases : Emphysema
- Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Country-Western
- Vocation : Entertain/Music : Vocalist/ Pop, Rock, etc. (Country)
- Notable : Awards : Hall of Fame (Rockabilly Hall of Fame)
- Notable : Famous : Top 5% of Profession