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The Marriage of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill

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Faith Hill and Tim McGraw at movie premier in Los Angeles, California on October 6, 2004

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Their first tour together was named "Spontaneous Combustion" and predicted the future marriage of these two entertainers.

Learn more about Tim McGraw and Faith Hill's marriage relationship, children, and value concerning the limit they have placed on the amount of time they can be apart from one another.

Marriage Fast Facts - Faith and Tim
Met: 1996.
Married: October 6, 1996.
First Marriage: No.

Did You Know?
They think it is important to not spend more than three days away from each other..

Born:

Tim McGraw aka Samuel Timothy Smith: May 1, 1967 in Delhi, Louisiana.

Faith Hill aka Audrey Faith Perry: September 21, 1967 in Star, Mississippi.

How Tim and Faith Met:

Faith and Tim met on the Spontaneous Combustion Tour in 1996 where Faith performed the opening act. Tim proposed right before a performance, he didn't have time to hear Faith's response. She wrote her response on a mirror.

Shortly after the tour ended, Faith and Tim were married.

Wedding Date:

Faith and Tim were married on October 6, 1996 in Rayville, Louisiana.

Tim and Faith had a quick wedding with a simple reception at Tim's aunt's home. Faith was married in a designer wedding dress in her bare feet.

Children:

Tim and Faith have three daughters. Tim and Faith have a family rule to not spend more than three consecutive days apart from another.
  • Gracie Katherine McGraw: Born in 1997.
  • Maggie Elizabeth McGraw: Born in 1998.
  • Audrey Caroline McGraw: Born in 2001.

Residence:

Tim and Faith reside near Nashville in Williamson County, Tennessee.

Previous Marriages:

Faith was married to Daniel Hill on July 23, 1988. In 1994 the marriage ended in divorce.

Interests:

Tim: Camping.

Faith: Decorating and collecting picture frames.

Occupations:

Tim: Musician, singer, actor, and producer.

Faith: Musician, singer, and actress.

Soul2Soul II Tour Information:

The Soul2Soul II tour was Tim and Faith's third tour together.

Faith hadn't been on tour with Tim since 2000 when the couple performed in the original Soul2Soul tour.

Faith said in USA Today article on 4/20/2006, "I've been raising babies, you know, being a mom."

The tour was scheduled around their daughters' school schedules. Although the girls traveled on the same bus with Tim and Faith, at each stop they had their own dressing room.

Quotes About the Marriage of Tim McGraw and Faith Hill:

Faith: "Tim inspires me every day in many, many ways," she says. "I draw inspiration from his assertiveness and from watching him being a father and a husband."
Source: Eileen Finan. "Faith Hill: Where She Finds Her Strength." People.com. 11/09/2011.

Tim: "Faith has kept me alive. She's saved my life in a lot of different ways – from myself more than anything. She's loved me through times when I didn't love me."
Source: Julie Jordan. "Tim McGraw: My Wife Has kept Me Alive." People.com. 11/07/2009.

Tim, on his life with Faith: "As fast as it's moving, we know we've got the good life. We're very blessed, just very fortunate to have the things we have."
Source: Tim McGraw Official Site

Faith, about an irritating behavior of Tim: "He misses the laundry basket with his clothes."
Source: CMTCANADA.com

Tim, when Gracie was a baby: "Gracie sleeps with us. My favourite time of night is laying in bed when Faith and Gracie are asleep. I can look over at them, and then get up and check on the baby."
Source: CMTCANADA.com

Faith Hill about marriage: "You can't sit back. My husband and I have made the choice that our marriage is the most important thing to us. We respect what we have and understand how we need to feed it."
Source: Redbook.com

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