Today in country music history:
2008 - Lady Antebellum's self-titled debut album was released.
2004 - Big & Rich staged a parade in Nashville for their video "Save a Horse (Ride a Cowboy)."
2003 - Tracy Lawrence and his wife Becca welcomed their second daughter, Mary Keagan Lawrence.
1999 - Vince Gill was in a car accident in Nashville. While handling the paperwork, the driver of the other car handed Vince a demo tape of his songs.
1998 - CMT aired its first live concert featuring Faith Hill. Tim McGraw and Vince Gill also appeared on the show.
1996 - Clay Walker was diagnosed with multiple sclerosis in Houston.
1989 - Dolly Parton was the guest host and musical guest on Saturday Night Live. She performed "Why'd You Come in Here Lookin' Like That."
1981 - Ronnie Milsap recorded "I Wouldn't Have Missed It For the World."
1963 - Patsy Cline's single "Sweet Dreams (Of You)" was released five weeks after her death in a plane crash.
Roy Clark - Country Music Hall of Fame member, host of Hee Haw
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