Today in country music history:
2008 - Keith Urban and Nicole Kidman welcomed Sunday Rose Kidman Urban at Nashvilles Baptist Hospital.
2007 - Montgomery Gentry topped the chart with "Lucky Man.
2007 - Garth Brooks and Trisha Yearwood sang "We Shall Be Free" for the Live Earth concert in Washington, D.C.
2004 - Big & Rich's debut CD Horse Of A Different Color was certified gold.
1987 - Warner/Curb released Hank Williams Jr.'s Born To Boogie album.
1973 - Kris Kristofferson's "Why Me Lord" reached #1 on the country chart.
1956 Johnny Cash made his Grand Ole Opry debut at Nashville's Ryman Auditorium, and met future wife June Carter for the first time.
Charlie Louvin (1927-2011) - singer, Grand Ole Opry star
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