|Artist Birtday :||29/07/1866 (Age 153)|
|Born In :||Kentucky, United States|
Thomas Obadiah Chisholm was an American songwriter who wrote several prominent Christian hymns.
In 1893, aged 27, Chisholm had a Christian conversion experience during a revival in Franklin led by Dr. Henry Clay Morrison. He served as a Methodist minister for only one year before resigning due to poor health. In 1909 Chisholm began working as a life insurance agent in Winona Lake and Vineland, New Jersey.