This day In Country Music History 12/21/17

Welcome to December 17th 2017

Today is National Yule Day, National Main Day, National Anne & Samantha Day, National Humbug Day, National Re-Gifting Day, National Crossword Puzzle Day, National Winter Solstice Day, National Flashlight Day, National Phileas Fogg Win a Wager Day, National Homeless Person Rememberance day, and National French Fried Shrimp Day.  (More information at National Day)  Born on this day in 1954 tennis star Chris Evert (Chris Evert-Lloyd) and Kiefer Sutherland, born on this day in 1966 best known as Jack Bauer on the 24 TV series.

This day in Country Music History

1968  Happy Birthday Brad Warren born on this day in Tampa, Florida. He and brother Brett Warren to form The Warren Brothers.  They co-write Toby Keith’s “Red Solo Cup,” Jason Aldean’s “Lights Come On” and Tim McGraw & Taylor Swift’s “Highway Don’t Care”.  They have some success with “That’s the Beat of the Heart”

1984 Happy Birthday Love and Theft’s Eric Gunderson  born on this day in Charlotte, North Carolina.  Love And Theft, best known for “Angel Eyes”

1985 George Strait’s “The Chair” is at #1 on the Billboard country singles charts.

2002 Toby Keith’s “Who’s Your Daddy?” is at #1 on the Billboard country singles chart.

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