Date of Birth:
5 December 1901
Ray Whitley played in 1 movies in the Western genres.
Ray Whitley got succeed with average imdb rating 6.1.
Famous for writing the western song, "Back in the Saddle Again." The song came about when Whitley was awakened early one morning by a telephone call from his bosses at RKO Pictures, who wanted him to write a song for a new western he was to be starting that day. Explaining the call to his wife, he said, "Well, I'm back in the saddle again." She said that would be a good title for the song, he agreed, sat down and wrote the song in just a few minutes. He performed it later that day while shooting... Read more