He proposed to her on stage in London, Ontario in February, 1968, and they were married March 1, 1968 in Franklin, Kentucky.
They remained together thirty five years, until her death in 2003. It is said he died partly of a broken heart, just four months later.
The love story of Johnny Cash and June Carter is one of the most enduring in the entertainment world. Each of them had award winning careers, and they continued to perform throughout their marriage.
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