Carrie Underwood Marries, Hank Williams Divorces – Today In Country History
2010- Carrie Underwood marries hockey player Mike Fisher at the Reynolds Plantation in Greensboro, Georgia. Guests include Garth Brooks, Tim McGraw, Faith Hill, Simon Cowell and Paula Abdul.
1952- Hank and Audrey Williams are divorced for the second and final time. As part of their agreement, Audrey Williams could not get remarried, or she would lose 50% of Hank’s royalties that she won in the divorce.
Jessica Simpson, 1980. Stars in the “Dukes of Hazzard” movie and releasess the country single ‘Come On Over.’ Jessica makes Taste of Country’s list of the Top 10 Unexpected artists who pursued a Career in Country Music.