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  • Mar 11, 1903
    Bandleader and accordion player Lawrence Welk is born in Strasburg, North Dakota. Noted for his "champagne music," he achieves a country hit in 1945 by having Red Foley sing on his recording of "Shame On You"
    Mar 23, 1908
    Author Louis L'Amour is born in Jamestown, North Dakota. His Western fiction gets him referenced in the words of Ed Bruce's 1980 country hit "The Last Cowboy Song"
    Jan 23, 1926
    Songwriter Casey Anderson is born in Osnabrock, North Dakota. A founding member of the Nashville Songwriters Association International, he co-writes Merle Haggard's "The Fugitive" with his wife, Liz Anderson. Daughter Lynn Anderson becomes a significant country singer
    Sep 30, 1931
    Actress Angie Dickinson is born in Kulm, North Dakota. She's married to songwriter Burt Bacharach for 15 years. During that period, Sonny James covers Bacharach's song "Only Love Can Break A Heart" as a country hit
    Dec 13, 1933
    Harley Herzberg is born in North Dakota. A club singer as a young adult, his three children will include country star Gary Allan
    Sep 26, 1947
    Lynn Anderson is born in Grand Forks, North Dakota. The daughter of songwriters Liz and Casey Anderson, she achieves more than 15 hit singles from 1967-1983 with the million-selling "Rose Garden" emerging as her signature song
    Apr 23, 1959
    Record producer Michael Clute is born in Devils Lake, North Dakota. He oversees a string of hits for BlackHawk and Diamond Rio
    Aug 28, 1960
    The western "For The Love Of Mike" premieres in Bismarck, North Dakota. Starring Richard Basehart, it also features Rex Allen in a secondary role
    Dec 28, 1960
    The movie "Chartroose Caboose" opens in Bismarck, North Dakota. Molly Bee has the lead role in the comedy, which also features Slim Pickens
    May 3, 1974
    Gwen Sebastian is born in Hebron, North Dakota. After competing on NBC's "The Voice," she becomes a background singer in Blake Shelton's band and joins him on the 2014 hit "My Eyes"

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