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June Carter Cash: A Pioneer, A Partner

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June Carter Cash: A Pioneer, A Partner

June Carter Cash: A Pioneer, A Partner

June Carter Cash: A Pioneer, A Partner

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Singer June Carter Cash was a Grammy-winning singer, a songwriter, musician, actress and author. She was married to Johnny Cash, and she came from the Carter Family, the country music pioneers. She died of complications from heart surgery at age 73, just four months before Johnny Cash died. This interview originally aired on June 19, 1987.