Gaylord Entertainment purchased CMT on January 15th, 1991.
A winter storm hit Nashville, on January 16th, 2003 leaving an accumulation of 7.5 inches of snow.
In 1979, Lamar Alexander assumes the Governor's office three days early due to Governor Blanton's Pardons Scandal. Ray Blanton is eventually convicted and does prison time.
Indians kill Colonel Sevier's sons on their way to Nashville on January 18th, 1792.
-Nashville's Brigadier General Felix Zollicoffer, is killed on January 19th, 1862 at the Battle of Mill Springs.
-Former Politician, William Hardy Murfree died on January 19, 1827 and is buried at Murfree Cemetery in Williamson County.
Buddy Holly records "Blue Days Black Night" in Nashville on January 20th, 1956.
Fire ravages Nashville's South Market Street on January 21st, 1876.
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