Monday, January 26, 2015
Davis Motor Sales banner ad
Posted on 2/2/14

What is Today v3 mauve 300KENTUCKY (12/3/13) – What happened today? Here's a list of a few notable events that occured on this day in history.

1621 – Galileo invents telescope

1894 – Robert Louis Stevenson, Scottish novelist, dies at 45

1919 – Pierre A. Renoir, French painter/sculptor, dies at 78

1948 – Birthday – Ozzy Osbourne, rock vocalist (Black Sabbath)

1950 – Paul Harvey begins his national radio broadcast

1956 – Wilt Chamberlain's first collegiate basketball game (scores 52)

1960 – Birthday – Julianne Moore, American actress (Magnolia, Hannibal)

1967 – First human heart transplant performed (Dr. Christian Barnard, South Africa)

1983 – Birthday – Sherri DuPree Bemis, singer/songwriter (Eisley)

1984 – Oldest groom – Harry Stevens, 103, weds Thelma Lucas, 83, in Wisconsin

1985 – Birthday – Amanda Seyfried, American actress (Letters to Juliet, Dear John)

1988 – 54th Heisman Trophy Award: Barry Sanders, Oklahoma State (RB)

1991 – Hulk Hogan defeats Undertaker to become fourth time WWF champion

SurfKY News
Information provided by historyorb.com

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story by using one of the social media links below.

2/6/2014 - posted
3/13 - 16
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013
1 DOW 17,672.60
-141.38 (-0.79%)    
2 S&P 2,051.82
-11.33 (-0.55%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,757.88
+7.48 (0.16%)    
2/6/2014 - posted
3/13 - 16
Started 11/8/2013
Started 11/8/2013

Most Read This Week

January 19, 2015 9047

Two-Year-Old Child Dies after Being Struck by…

in Top News For All Sites by Paul Ray
January 19, 2015 8911

UPDATE - Lady Mustangs Fall to South Warren

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Steve LeMaster
January 23, 2015 7723

Local Church's Faith Restored; 71 Souls Saved…

in Video by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
January 22, 2015 6843

Nortonville Man Accused of Selling Drugs near…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Jail
January 20, 2015 6730

Bridal, Prom, Pageant Expo Planned for February…

in Hopkins News by Dana Brown
January 23, 2015 5431

Parents Face Charges after Marijuana Joint Falls…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Jail
January 21, 2015 5359

KYDOT Pre-Treating Roads Thursday in Antipation…

in Top News For All Sites by Keith Todd
January 22, 2015 4824

MCEA Head: Further School Mergers Might Ease…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

January 08, 2015 20366

Woman Claiming to be 'Lady Gaga' Tours Town in…

in Top News For All Sites by Madisonville Police Department
January 15, 2015 20000

UPDATE: Fatality Victim's Name Officially Released

in Top News For All Sites by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Today

January 25, 2015 2808

Dean’s List Announced

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Joyce Riggs
January 23, 2015 2327

School Board Hears Public Comments Regarding…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
January 24, 2015 1915

Five Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Chris E. King
January 24, 2015 1570

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Hopkins County

in Hopkins News by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
January 24, 2015 1565

PSC Bars $54 Million in Kentucky Power Fuel Cost…

in General News For All Sites by Andrew Melnykovych
January 25, 2015 1555

UPDATE: Two Die, Two Injured in Two-Vehicle…

in Local (Owensboro) Top News by Dispatcher Dustin Staves
January 24, 2015 1538

Kentucky 2014 Highway Fatality Figures Released

in General News For All Sites by Keith Todd
January 24, 2015 1440

Keeping the Faith - 'What It's Good For'

in General News For All Sites by Ronnie McBrayer
January 24, 2015 1355

Busting the Myths of Leadership

in General News For All Sites by David Taylor
January 24, 2015 1247

Hooked on Science - Feather Balance

in General News For All Sites by Jason Lindsey
January 24, 2015 1211

Spelling Bee Contest Winners Announced

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Joyce Riggs
January 24, 2015 1005

Burrough: Tech Center Construction on Schedule

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News