- 2007, Fruit Of The Loom debuts an ad campaign featuring Vince Gill singing “Daddy Was The Apple Of My Eye” with various fruits from the company’s logo playing in the band
- 1994, Keyboard player Brady Seals makes his last appearance as a member of Little Texas in Charlotte, Michigan
- 1983, Kimberly Perry is born in Jackson, Mississippi. She becomes the lead singer in the family trio The Band Perry, the Country Music Association’s New Artist of the Year in 2011. She also wins Song of the Year for writing “If I Die Young”
- 1972, Tom T. Hall records “(Old Dogs-Children And) Watermelon Wine” around noon at Mercury Custom Recording Studio in Nashville
via CMT : Country Music News : This Day in Country Music.