Today in country music:
2009 - Lady Antebellum's video for "I Run to You" premiered.
2004 - Patsy Cline's "Crazy," "New San Antonio Rose" by Bob Wills and the album Johnny Cash at Folsom Prison were added to the Library of Congress' National Recording Registry.
2005 - Josh Gracin picked up his first number one hit with "Nothin' to Lose."
2000 - Garth Brooks concluded spring training with the New York Mets.
2000 - Clancy Can, a thoroughbred racehorse owned by Toby Keith, finished first in the sixth race at the Oaklawn Jockey Club in Hot Springs, Arkansas.
1999 - George Jones walked out of the hospital 13 days after a near-fatal car accident.
1991 - George Strait's album Chill of an Early Fall was released.
1977 - Glen Campbell went to number one with "Southern Nights."
1968 - Tom T. Hall married Dixie Deen.
1957 - Elvis Presley bought his Graceland estate in Whitehaven, Tennessee, near Memphis. He paid 147 thousand dollars for the property, which had belonged to the Graceland Christian Church.
1953 - Tex Ritter performed the theme to High Noon, "Do Not Forsake Me," at the Oscars. It became the first country song to win the Academy Award for Best Original Song.
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