Honky Events in History

1986 Event - "Honky Tonk Nights" closes at Biltmore Theater New York City after 4 performances

1986 Event - "Honky Tonk Nights" opens at Biltmore Theater New York City for 4 performances

1969 Event - Rolling Stones release "Honky Tonk Woman"

1960 Event - Loretta Lynn records "Honky Tonk Girl"

1956 Birthday - Dwight Yoakam, born in Pikeville, Kentucky, country singer, Honky Tonk Man

1949 Birthday - Hank Williams, Jr., born in Shreveport, Louisiana, country singer, Honky Tonk

1948 Birthday - Ellen McIlwaine, born in Nashville, blues singer, Honky Tonky Angel

1947 Birthday - Joe Ely, Amarillo, Texas, country vocalist, Honky Tonk Masquerade

1917 Birthday - William Marshall III, born in Chicago, Illinois, actor, Blacula, Honky

1916 Birthday - Bill Doggett, born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, organist, musician, American jazz and rhythm and blues pianist, hit Honky Tonk, recorded with King Records, sold four million copies, arranged music for Louis Armstrong, Ella Fitzgerald

1880 Birthday - Mahlon Hamilton, born in Virginia, actor, Honky Tonk, High School Girl, Mississippi