Dolly & Carl Dean - On May 30, 1966, she and Carl Thomas Dean were married in Ringgold, Georgia. On May 30, 2011, they celebrated their 45th anniversary. Later, she said, "We're really proud of our marriage. It's the first for both of us. And the last."
Dolly Parton and Carl Dean - The country music legend and her husband, Carl Dean, recently celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary—an incredible feat within the world of music and fame. The two met in their early 20s in front of a Laundromat in Nashville. They dated for two years and were married on May 30, 1966. Parton wrote her hit song “From Here to the Moon and Back,” in honor of her lasting love for Dean.