Connie Koepke - Updated Jun 2024

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Houston, Texas, USA

Connie Koepke

Connie Koepke is a famous American producer. Connie Koepke is also famous as the celebrity ex-wife/3rd wife of country singer Willie Nelson.

Early Life

Connie Koepke was born on 6 June 1938 and she is currently 85 years old. Born and raised in the United States, Connie’s zodiac sign is Gemini. Likewise, this personality’s birthplace is Houston, Texas.

Talking about her family, her father is George Koepke. Her father is a WWII veteran and is originally from Germany. On the other hand, her mother’s name is a mystery but it is known that her mother is a Hungarian.

Career and Professional Life

Professionally, Connie Koepke is a film producer. Besides her professional achievements, she is also famous as the celebrity ex-wife of Willie Hugh Nelson (aka Willie Nelson).

Her ex-husband is a famous country musician. Her ex-husband is the singer behind the critically successful albums Shotgun Willie, Red Headed Stranger, and Stardust among others. Similarly, her ex-spouse is also one of the main figures of the outlaw country. It is a subgenre of country music that developed in the late 1960s. This subgenre was developed as a reaction to the conservative restrictions of the Nashville sound.

Besides being a singer, Connie’s ex-husband is also an actor known for his work in more than 30 films. Likewise, he also co-authored several books and has also involved himself in activism for the use of biofuels and the legalization of marijuana.

Connie Koepke

Caption: Connie Koepke posing for a photo with her daughters Paula and Amy. Source: Instagram

More Details

At the beginning of his career, Connie’s ex-husband worked as a disc jockey at radio stations in his native Texas. He also worked in several radio stations in the Pacific Northwest while he also worked as a singer and songwriter throughout the late 1950s.

During that time, her ex-husband wrote songs that would become country standards. Some of them are Funny How Time Slips Away, Hello Walls, Pretty Paper, and Crazy. Likewise, in 1962, her ex-husband recorded his 1st album …And Then I Wrote.

Furthermore, this personality’s ex-husband made his 1st movie appearance in the 1979 film The Electric Horseman. He then followed this with other appearances in movies and on television. Similarly, Connie’s ex-husband is a major liberal activist. Also, her ex-spouse is the co-chair of the advisory board of the National Organization for the Reform of Marijuana Laws (NORML).

On the environmental front, her ex-husband owns the biodiesel brand Willie Nelson Biodiesel. Likewise, her ex-husband is also the honorary chairman of the advisory board of the Texas Music Project.

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Caption: Connie Koepke in an old photo with actor Richard Pryor. Source: Instagram

Brand Endorsements

Connie Koepke might have done some brand endorsements and worked with various companies for their advertisements while she was together with Willie Nelson. However, such news related to Connie working in the field of brand endorsement is not available at present.

Net Worth 2024

Moving on, Connie has a net worth of around $500,000 US dollars. Likewise, his daughter Paula is worth around $1.5 million and her ex-husband Willie is worth $32 million US dollars as of 2024.

Relationship Status

Connie Koepke is a divorcee. Previously, she was married to Willie Nelson from ​1971 to 1988. Together, this ex-couple has two children namely Paula Carlene Nelson and Amy Lee Nelson. Their daughter Paula is also a country singer as well as a disc jockey (DJ) whereas Amy is a musician.

Connie is Willie’s 3rd wife. His 1st wife was Martha Matthews with whom he was married from 1952 to 1962. Likewise, his 2nd wife was Shirley Collie with whom Willie was together from 1963 to 1971. After divorcing Connie, her ex-husband tied the knot with Annie D’Angelo in the year 1991. ​

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Caption: Connie Koepke posing for a photo with her ex-husband Willie and daughters. Source: Briefly News

Connie Koepke – Body Measurements

Connie Koepke stands tall at an approximate height of 5 feet 4 inches and her weight is around 55 kgs. Similarly, Koepke has blonde hair and brown eyes. Besides these, this celebrity ex-wife’s other body measurements including her chest-waist-hip measures, dress size, shoe size, etc. are still under review.

Connie Koepke – Social Media

Talking about her social media presence, Connie Koepke is available on Instagram under the username @theconnienelson. As of early September 2022, this profile has garnered more than 2.5k followers. Moreover, she also occasionally appears on her daughters – Paula and Amy’s Instagram profiles @paulanelson1027 and @theamynelson respectively.