Today in country music history:
2009 - Faith Hill performed "If My Heart Had Wings" on ABC-TV's The Neighborhood Ball: An Inauguration Celebration.
2005 - Keith Urban and John Fogerty teamed up to tape an installment of CMT Crossroads.
2002 - Tracy Byrd ran in the Houston Marathon, and finished in just under five hours.
2001 - Sara Evans went to number one with "Born to Fly."
1997 - Billy Ray Cyrus, Lonestar and Trisha Yearwood were among the stars performing at events surrounding the inauguration of Bill Clinton.
1995 - Wynonna's self-titled debut album was certified quadruple platinum.
1989 - The Oak Ridge Boys, Crystal Gayle, Loretta Lynn and Steve Wariner were among the stars performing at the George Bush Inauguration.
1973 - Jerry Lee Lewis made his Grand Ole Opry debut and played "Great Balls of Fire" and "Whole Lotta Shakin' Going On."
1968 - Merle Haggard went to number one with "Sing Me Back Home."
John Michael Montgomery - singer, "I Love the Way You Love Me," "I Can Love You Like That," "I Swear"
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