- 2011, The Eli Young Band realizes its first gold single for “Crazy Girl”
- 1995, Shania Twain collects her first #1 single in Billboard with “Any Man Of Mine”
- 1982, Dolly Parton’s “The Best Little Whorehouse In Texas,” co-starring Burt Reynolds, makes its Nashville premiere. The movie includes her remake of her own “I Will Always Love You”
- 1961, Patsy Cline comes on stage at the Grand Ole Opry in a wheelchair to assure fans she’ll return to performing soon, following her June car accident
via CMT : Country Music News : This Day in Country Music.