October 25, 1912

“God has a plan for all of us, but He expects us to do our share of the work.”   Minnie Pearl

Minnie Pearl American comedian is born.

Sarah Ophelia Colley Cannon, known professionally as her stage character Minnie Pearl, was an American country comedian who appeared at the Grand Ole Opry for more than 50 years and on the television show Hee Haw from 1969 to 1971.

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