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Real Country History…

May 29
  • 1952 - Hank Williams Sr. divorced his first wife, Audrey, mother of Hank Williams Jr.


  • 1993 - Wynonna's second solo album, "Tell Me Why," debuted at number one on the country charts -- on the eve of her 29th birthday.


  • 1996 - Dana Williams of Diamond Rio and his wife, Lisa, became parents to son Jacob Keith.


  • 2004 - Alan Jackson teamed up with George Strait and Jimmy Buffett for a concert at Texas Stadium in Dallas.


  • 2006 - Reba McEntire and Ronnie Dunn made a surprise appearance at the Station Inn bluegrass club in Nashville. They were there to help celebrate the birthday of producer and record executive Tony Brown. At the event, Reba sang two Bob Wills classics -- "San Antonio Rose" and "Faded Love."


  • 2012 - Folk legend Doc Watson died at Wake Forest Baptist Medical Center in Winston-Salem, North Carolina. He'd been admitted a week earlier for abdominal surgery after falling ill, and remained in critical condition for several days following the operation. Watson was 89.


May 30
  • 1964 - Wynona Judd Born


  • 1956 - Johnny Cash entered the country charts with "I Walk The Line."