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Amazing People from Lubbock County Texas
 

Ralna English

Ralna English

Born Ralna Eve English on June 19, 1942, Haskell, Texas.  Ralna grew up in Lubbock, Texas, where, as a teenager she won a local battle of the bands competition with her group "Ralna and the Ad-Libs". One of her competitors was legendary rock star Buddy Holly. After attending Texas Tech University, and singing jingles for television commercials in Dallas, Ralna relocated to California in the late 1960s.

After performing at night clubs and doing soundtracks for commercials she joined the Lawrence Welk show in 1969. In 2007 she had a TV solo called Ralna English: From My Heart. Also in 2007 she published the "Ralna English Family Cookbook"

Ralna is living in Scottsdale, Arizona, She still maintains a busy concert schedule, either performing as a solo act or with her ex-husband, Guy Hovis. with whom she gained fame as half of the husband-and-wife singing duo of Guy & Ralna..

Resources:

West Texas History & Memories

Early Life in Texas County by County

Books about Texas People and Places

Amazing People from Texas County by County

Texas History in the 19th Century (Amazon)

Texas History by Category and Event

West Texas History & Memories

Famous Actors from West TexasFamous Celebrities from West Texas
Famous People from Lubbock County TexasMore Lubbock County People

Books about Lubbock County People and Places

Books about Lubbock County People and Places

Lubbock County Estates with Unclaimed Money

Lubbock County Unclaimed Estates

These Deceased Residents of Lubbock, Idalou, Wolfforth, Slaton, Shallowater and New Deal Texas Left a total $794,070 in Unclaimed Money for their heirs.

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What's your Favorite Book about a Texas County, Town, Person or Place? Here's our best reads list County by County

 

Mysterious TexasTrue Stories of Amazing People and Places in Texcas
 Loneliest, Least Populated Counties in Texas
Texas Cowboy HistoryBooks about Texas People County by County
 

Lubbock County Treasures (eBay Ads)

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