Dolly Rebecca Parton, born January 19, 1946 is an American singer-songwriter, author, multi-instrumentalist, actress, and philanthropist, best known for her work in country music. As a songwriter, she has composed over 3,000 songs. She is one of the most successful female country artists of all time; with an estimated 100 million in album sales, She is known as "The Queen of Country Music".
Dolly Parton - Johnny Carson once asked her if she minded “dumb blonde” jokes and her response was, “Not at all. I know I’m not dumb and I know I’m not blonde.” That seems to sum it up - not to mention that she has also remained married to the same man forever and created an empire through music, acting, real estate, theme parks and thousands of devoted fans. This little girl from the hills has made her mark on the world.