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  • noun United States frontiersman and Tennessee politician who died at the siege of the Alamo (1786-1836)


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  • The Ballad of Davy Crockett went to #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in 1955 for Bill Hayes.

    It also charted well that same year for Fess Parker and for Tennessee Ernie Ford, topping out at #5.

    February 10, 2008