TODAY IN HISTORY - May 5th:

1987 - Detroit Tigers are 11 games back in AL, but go on to win AL East

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1999 - 34th Academy of Country Music Awards: Garth Brooks wins Entertainer of Year & Artist of Decade awards; Tim McGraw wins Male Vocalist of Year & Vocal Event of Year along with wife Faith Hill, who also wins Female Vocalist of Year, Video of Year & Single Of the Year

 

HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:

1942 - Tammy Wynette [Virginia Pugh], Redbay Alabama, country singer (Stand by your Man), (d. 1998)
1973 - Tina Yothers, Whittier California, actresss (Jennifer-Family Ties)

GOODBYE TO:

 

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