On this day: December 16

Published On: Dec 03 2013 03:46:18 PM CST   Updated On: Dec 16 2015 01:00:00 AM CST

Beethoven is born, the colonials enjoy a tea party in Boston, the Battle of the Bulge begins, Jimi Hendrix releases his first single, and MTV premieres Nirvana's "Unplugged" performance, all on this day.

OTD December 16 - Ray Price
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2013: Country music singer-songwriter and guitarist Ray Price, best known for songs such as "Release Me," "Crazy Arms," "Heartaches by the Number," "For the Good Times" and "Night Life," dies of pancreatic cancer at age 87 in Mount Pleasant, Texas.

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