Did you know that on this day in Country Music History in 1977 Loretta Lynn won twice at the American Music Awards?

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Here are 5 little known facts about Miss Loretta Lynn.

  • She was born Loretta Webb on April 14, 1934 in Butcher Holler, Kentucky.
  • She is the second of eight children.
  • She married Oliver Lynn when she was just 13 years old.
  • She had 6 children, 4 of them before she was 18 year old.
  • Her husband gave her a guitar for her 18th birthday and encouraged her to sing.