Monday, March 10, 2014


Jessica Simpson was born in Abilene, Texas on July 10, 1980.  Joseph Truett "Joe" Simpson found employment as a Christian clergy and psychologist before he married a homemaker named Tina Ann.  They were married in 1978 and they divorced in 2012.  Joe Simpson had two daughters from his marriage named Jessica Simpson and Ashlee Simpson.  Joe Simpson became the manager for the celebrity careers for both of his daughters.  Jessica Simpson became famous first, though it wasn't overnight.  After failing to be casted on the Mickey Mouse Club at age twelve, she released her debut album at age nineteen on 1999.  Her second album was released in 2001 and it was while releasing her third album that she married Nick Lachey on October 26, 2002 and divorced three years later on December 16, 2005.  Jessica Simpson and Nick Lachey starred in the reality television series Newlyweds throughout the entire three year marriage which ended with Nick Lachey discovered to have an extra-marital affair. 
After recording the first of two Christmas music albums in 2004, Jessica Simpson branched out to become an actress in four movies.  The most famous of her film roles was the second incarnation of Daisy Duke in the theatrical motion picture version of the police procedural series The Dukes of Hazard (A police procedure in reverse, the drug dealing and illegal moonshine making criminals battled crime and the police committed crimes below the Mason Dixon Line in the Deep South).  After releasing an album in 2006, Jessica Simpson took advantage of her notoriety as the second incarnation of Daisy Duke and tried to leave dance music behind to record a country music album in 2008.  After having failed to get herself taken seriously in the country music genre, Jessica Simpson recorded her second of two Christmas music albums.  She became engaged to marry in 2010 with the intention of marrying in 2014 to former NFL football player Eric Johnson.  She gave birth to two children as a result of the engagement to marry.  Jessica Simpson continues to record music and tour to support her music to this exact moment of time.



Scenes from the 2005 reboot of the 1970's era television series film The Dukes of Hazard

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