in American National Biography Online
January 1999; p ublished online February 2000 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: Business and Management; Country and Western Music; Music Business, Institutions, and Organizations. 1567 words.
Wilburn, Virgil Doyle (07 July 1930–16 October 1982), country performer and businessman, was born in Hardy, Arkansas, the son of Benjamin Elijah “Pop” Wilburn, a disabled World War I...