2012 - Sugarland vocalist Jennifer Nettles and her husband, Justin Miller, welcome a son, Magnus Hamilton Miller
2010 - Carrie Underwood wins six times at the inaugural American Country Awards on FOX from the MGM Grand Garden Arena in Las Vegas
2005 - Dierks Bentley nets a platinum album for "Modern Day Drifter"
2003 - Brad Paisley performs two songs, including his own "Little Moments," at the Palm Springs wedding reception of Trista Rehn and Ryan Sutter, who met in the ABC-TV reality show "The Bachelorette"
1988 - Recording begins for The Nitty Gritty Dirt Band's "Will The Circle Be Unbroken, Volume 2" with Johnny Cash, John Denver, Vince Gill, Emmylou Harris, Earl Scruggs, Steve Wariner, Ricky Skaggs, Marty Stuart, The Whites, Chris Hillman and others
1986 - George Strait appears at #1 on the Billboard country chart with "It Ain't Cool To Be Crazy About You"
1984 - Waylon Jennings, Willie Nelson, Johnny Cash and Kris Kristofferson record "Highwayman" at Nashville's Moman Studios. Among the musicians on the session is guitarist Marty Stuart
1980 - Ronnie Milsap's "Smoky Mountain Rain" rides to #1 on the Billboard country chart