Today in country music history:
2002 The Statler Brothers announced their final tour dates. The group said they planned to continue making music after their retirement from touring.
1995 - Lee Greenwood and his wife, Kim, welcomed a baby boy, Dalton Lee, in Nashville.
Sheb Wooley (1921-2003) - singer, "The Purple People Eater"
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