Famous as :Country music singer
Birth Name :Sara Lynn Evans
Birth Date :February 05, 1971
Birth Place :New Franklin, Missouri, USA
Spouse :Craig Schelske (politician, 25-Sep-93 - 28-Sep-07), Jay Barker (sports radio host, since 14-Jun-08)
Claim to fame :Album "Born to Fly" (2000)
Sara Evans was born Sara Lynn Evans in Boonville, Missouri on February 5, 1971 and led a life on a farm with six other siblings. Her large family formed a band and she was made the lead singer. A tragedy struck at the age of 8 which led to her determination to become a singer. An automobile accident forced her to sit on a wheelchair and sing to make up her medical bills.