willie nelson

April 30, 1933

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On this day in 1933, Willie Hugh Nelson was born in Abbott, Texas. He was born just after midnight to Myrle Marie Greenhaw and Ira Nelson. Soon after Nelson’s birth, [...]

September 18, 2006

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On this day in 2006, 73 year-old Willie Nelson’s tour bus was stopped near Lafayette, LA, and Nelson, along with four members of his band, were arrested for possession [...]

November 9, 1990

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On this day in 1990, the IRS knocked on Willie Nelson’s door. Nelson owed $16 million in back taxes. His assets, including master tapes, clothing and gold records, were [...]

September 19, 2012

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On this day in 2012, Fiona Apple was arrested when her tour bus was stopped in the West Texas town of Sierra Blanca. Border patrol agents found 4 grams of hash after [...]

February 2, 1993

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On this day in 1993, Willie Nelson finally settled his $17 million tax debt with the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. Nelson payed them nine million dollars in cash and assets [...]
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