Birthdays For July 13th + Embrace Your Geekness Day
If this is your birthday, congratulations! You are celebrating along with these two ladies in country music. Louise Mandrell, born in Corpus Christi, Texas, in 1954. Barbara Mandrell's sister collects five solo hits in the 1980s, including "Save Me" and "I'm Not Through Loving You Yet." She also adds backing vocals on Merle Haggard's "Always Wanting You".
Happy 62nd, Louise!
Also, a year older today:
Rhonda Vincent, born in Kirksville, Missouri, in 1962. She emerges as a major bluegrass talent in the 1990s and 2000s, and contributes to the Grammy-winning country album "Lovin', Livin', Losin': Songs Of The Louvin Brothers".
Happy 54th, Rhonda!
This Is Embrace Your Geekness Day!
Don't laugh, believe it or not, it's a copyrighted holiday created for fun and for profit by the good folks at Wellcat Holidays.
To enjoy this day simply spend a lot of time with your computer and use computer lingo and jargon when conversing with others throughout the day.
Concho Valley birthdays include:
Layla Kelly, 5. From Pawpa, Nanna and Mason.
Nancy Rink-Johnson, 75. From all of the Good Ole Girls.
Layla Thomas, 8. From Meme and Pawpa. Layla wins 4 delicious gourmet cupcakes from Cakes In A Cup.