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  • Apr 29, 1979
    Porter Wagoner and Dolly Parton, embroiled in a lawsuit, are both booked in first class on an American Airlines flight from Washington, D.C. to Nashville. Parton swaps seats with a passenger in coach before Wagoner discovers she's on the flight
    May 2, 1979
    The Tennessee legislature votes to name a stretch of U.S. Highway 441 in Sevier County Dolly Parton Parkway
    May 4, 1979
    RCA releases Dolly Parton's "You're The Only One"
    May 17, 1979
    RCA releases Dolly Parton's album "Great Balls Of Fire"
    Jun 29, 1979
    Dolly Parton sings "You're The Only One" and "Great Balls Of Fire" on the NBC music series "The Midnight Special." The episode also features pop acts Raydio and England Dan & John Ford Coley
    Jul 5, 1979
    While wrangling over a $3-million lawsuit filed by Porter Wagoner, Dolly Parton says she signed a 1970 deal under "mental intimidation" from Wagoner. She also charges he voided the deal by tearing it up in front of her
    Jul 28, 1979
    Dolly Parton takes up the #1 position on the Billboard country singles chart with "You're The Only One"
    Sep 24, 1979
    Dolly Parton performs at the Universal Amphitheatre in Los Angeles, where Linda Ronstadt and Emmylou Harris make a surprise guest appearance
    Oct 2, 1979
    President Jimmy Carter holds a White House country luncheon attended by Johnny Cash, June Carter, The Oak Ridge Boys, Dolly Parton, Bill Monroe, Tom T. Hall, Ronnie Milsap, Glen Campbell and Dottie West
    Oct 16, 1979
    NBC airs "Country Superstars Of The '70s," a two-hour special taped at Ford's Theatre in Washington, D.C. Guests include Glen Campbell, Lynn Anderson, Johnny Cash, Loretta Lynn, Dolly Parton, Eddie Rabbitt, Freddy Fender and Roy Clark

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