... he died in June, 1993 from an abdominal aortic aneurysm at the age of 60.
Believing that his given name wasn't marketable for a singer, supposedly, while "Harold" Looked at a road map, he spotted Conway, Arkansas and Twitty, Texas and though that would make a great stage name. Early in his career, it was rumored that Conway Twitty was really Elvis Presley recording under a different name. One song that lent credence to the rumor was Twitty's recording of "It's Only Make Believe."
From 1971–76, Twitty, A former member of the Grand Ole Opry, received a string of Country Music Association awards for duets with Loretta Lynn.
Conway is a member of both the Country Music and the Rockabilly Halls of Fame.