- 2009, Brad Paisley, Charley Pride and Alison Krauss + Union Station perform for Barack Obama at the White House in Washington, D.C. Paisley closes the night with a song inspired by the president, “Welcome To The Future”
- 2004, Sara Evans performs for George W. Bush at the annual president’s dinner in Washington, D.C. The set list includes “Born To Fly,” “No Place That Far,” “Perfect” and her current single, “Suds In The Bucket”
- 1979, Anne Murray’s “Shadows In The Moonlight” hits #1 on the Billboard country singles chart
- 1972, Paul Rennee Belobersycky is born in Calgary, Alberta. A one-time nurse, he emerges in 1996 under the stage name Paul Brandt, with the deep-voiced “My Heart Has A History” and the wedding ballad “I Do”
via CMT : Country Music News : This Day in Country Music.