Today In Country Music History -10/18/2019

COUNTRY DATEBOOK: OCTOBER 18, 2019 • 1925: The Ryman Auditorium, original home of the Grand Ole Opry, opened in Nashville. • 1952: Hank Williams married Billie Jean Jones Eshliman in a private ceremony in Louisiana. They renewed their vows in a public ceremony the next day. • 1968: The CMA Awards, with hosts ROY ROGERS…