© 2024 WEKU
Lexington's Radio News Leader
Play Live Radio
Next Up:
0:00 0:00
Available On Air Stations

Marker Dedicated to Vaudevillian Andrew Tribble in Madison County

Andrew 'Andy' Tribble was born in Union City, Madison County in 1879. He and his brother, Amos, went on to become famous Vaudeville performers. Andy and Amos are said to be the inspiration for the Amos 'n Andy Show in the 1940s.

A marker dedicated to Andrew Tribble will be unveiled Sunday, October 6th at 2:30 p.m. in Union City Park. 

We talked to Rusty Rachenbach about his efforts to make sure Andy Tribble's life and work are remembered in Kentucky.

People like you value experienced, knowledgeable and award-winning journalism that covers meaningful stories in Central and Eastern Kentucky. To support more stories and interviews like this oneplease consider making a contribution.


Contact: Samantha Morrill at samantha.morrill@eku.edu

Twitter:  @889WEKU  

WEKU depends on support from those who view and listen to our content. There's no paywall here. Please support WEKU with your donation.
Related Content