Arnold dies of natural causes one week before his 90th birthday in a nursing home in Nashville, Tennessee.
The Eddy Arnold Show premieres live on CBS from New York City as a 15 minute summer replacement for The Perry Como Show from 7:45 to 8 p.m. ET.
Richard Edward “Eddy” Arnold is born on a farm in Henderson, Tennessee to a sharecropper father. He is affectionately called the “Tennessee Plowboy”.