What is Today v3 yellow 300KENTUCKY (11/25/13) – What happened today? Here's a list of a few notable events that occured on this day in history.

1748 – Isaac Watts, British hymn writer (Joy to The World) (b. 1674) dies at 74

1867 – Alfred Nobel patents dynamite

1913 – 28th US president Woodrow Wilson's daughter Jessie marries in The White House

1920 – Birthday – Ricardo Montalban, Mexican actor (Fantasy Island, Star Trek II, Naked Gun)

1922 – Archaeologist Howard Carter enters King Tut's tomb

1951 – Cleveland Browns penalized a record 209 yards against Chicago Bears

1971 – Birthday – Christina Applegate, Hollywood, actress (Kelly-Married with Children)

1976 – Birthday – Donovan McNabb, American football player

1981 – Birthday – Barbara and Jenna Bush, twin daughters of U.S. President George W. Bush

1993 – Anthony Burgess, novelist (Clockwork Orange), dies of cancer at 76

1996 – After 24 years, Disneyland Main Street Electrical Parade ends

2002 – Academy Award-winning actor Nicolas Cage (38) divorces "Princess of Rock and Roll" Lisa Marie Presley (34) due to irreconcilable differences after three months of marriage

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