December 1989: Taylor Alison Swift was born December 13th to Scott and Andrea Swift in Wyomissing, Pennsylvania.
March 1982: Taylor's brother, Austin, is born.
January 1996: LeAnn Rimes released her debut album; Taylor heard the song "Blue" at age six and fell in love with country music.
1999-2000: In fourth grade, Taylor wrote "Monster in my Closet," a three- page poem that won a national poetry contest.
June 2000- At age 10, Taylor sang karaoke for the first time at Henny's Restaurant in Stone Harbor, New Jersey.
March 2001: During spring break, Taylor popped into record labels on Nashville's Music Row with the pitch: "Hey, I'm 11 and I want a record deal. Call me."
August 2002: Taylor sang the National Anthem at the US open Tennis tournament in New York. There, she was discovered by Dan Dymtrow, manager for Britney Spears.
September 2002: Taylor opened for The Charlie Daniels Band at the Pat Garrett Roadhouse in Strausstown, Pennsylvania.
September 2003: Taylor signed a development deal with RCA Records.
January 2004: Taylor wrote what would be her first published song, "The Outside."
April 2004: After being offered a songwriting job with Sony/ATV, Taylor moved to Hendersonville, Tennessee, to pursue a career in country music in nearby Nashville.
August 2004: Taylor appeared in "Vanity Fair" as well as the Abercrombie and Fitch catalog, as part of a "Rising Stars" campaign; Taylor's original song "The Outside" appeared on the Maybelline "Chicks with attitude" compilation CD, with coincided with a summer concert tour featuring Liz Phair; Taylor started her freshman year at Hendersonville High School and met her best friend, Abigail Anderson, in English class.
Winter/Spring 2005: Taylor wrote and performed "Our Song" for the ninth grade talent show at HHS.
Summer 2005: Taylor played a songwriter's showcase at the bluebird cafe in Nashville and was discovered by Scott Borchetta, who signed her to his new label, Big Machine Records.
August 2005: Taylor played "Tim McGraw" for Scott Borchetta, and he immediately knew the song would be her first single.
Nov. 2005: taylor wrote her first archived blog entry on myspace.
June 2006: Taylors first single, "Tim McGraw" was released.
Oct. 2006: Her first album, "Taylor Swift" was released.
Nov. 2006: She opened up for Rascall Flatts on tour.
Jan. 2007: George Strait invited her to open for his arena tour.
Feb. 2007: "our song" was released as a single.
March 2007: Teardrops on my guitar was released.
April 2007: she opened up for brad paisley and won the "breakthrough video of the year" for "our song"
june 2007: her first album went platinum with sales totaling one million
july 2007: opened up for tim mcgraw and faith hill for their "Soul2Soul" tour.
Oct. 2007: her Christmas album "Sounds of the season: the taylor swift holiday collection" was released.
Jan. 2008: taylor released "Live from Soho: taylor swift" an ituned exclussive album.
march 2008: opened up for kenny chesney
july 2008: taylor released "beautiful eyes" a walmart exclusive album.
Dec. 2008: Nielson Soundscan named her the bestselling artist of 2008.
march 2009: she appeared in an episode of CSI Las Vegas.
oct. 2009: Taylor released her Fearless Platinum edition album
dec. 2009: she turned 20 yrs old;"Billboard" named her "artist of the year"
Feb 2010: taylor began her 2010 fearless tour in austrailia; she acted in "valentines day"
spring 2010: taylors greeting card line with american greetings is set to launch.
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