Miranda Lambert's little white lie won her a gold single on this date in 2010, Amy Grant and Vince Gill welcomed their first daughter to the world on this date in 2001 and Charlie Pride had the number one Country song in the nation back in 1977.

Click through for the complete list for Today In Country Music History for 12 March, 2012.

  • Miranda Lambert's "White Liar" became a gold single in 2010.
  • Taylor Swift collected a platinum single for "Our Song" in 2008.
  • The soundtrack to O Brother, Where Art Thou? went quintuple-platinum in 2002.
  • Amy Grant gave birth to a daughter, Corrina Grant Gill -- the first child in her marriage to Vince Gill -- at a Nashville hospital in 2001.
  • Trace Adkins earned his first gold album with his debut, Dreamin' Out Loud, in 1997.
  • Mark Chesnutt began recording his first album, Too Cold At Home, in 1990.
  • Randy Travis chared a Number One single on the Billboard country chart with "Too Gone Too Long" in 1988.
  • The Oak Ridge Boys' "Elvira" was released in 1981.
  • Charley Pride hit Number One with "She's Just An Ole Love Turned Memory" in 1977.
  • The divorce of George Jones and Tammy Wynette was finalized in 1975.

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