On this day: October 8

Published On: Oct 05 2012 03:42:24 PM CDT   Updated On: Oct 08 2015 01:00:00 AM CDT

Chicago burns, Don Larsen is perfection in the World Series, Jerry Lee Lewis records his biggest hit, and Martha Stewart reports to prison, all on this day.

OTD October 8 - Anne Murray
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1984: Anne Murray wins the Country Music Association's Album of the Year award for "A Little Good News," making her the first woman to achieve the award. Murray, who co-hosted the awards ceremony at Nashville's Grand Ole Opry House with Kris Kristofferson, also won Single of the Year for the album's title track.


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