What is Today v3 cobalt 300KENTUCKY (7/12/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•Jews were expelled from England by order of King Edward I 723 years ago.

•Congress authorized Medal of Honor 151 years ago.

•The Panama Canal opened 93 years ago.

•Babe Ruth set record of 137 career home runs 92 years ago.

•Bill Cosby was born 76 years ago.

•Dwight Eisenhower became the first president to fly in a helicopter 56 years ago.

•A fire destroyed the entire 6th floor of the National Personnel Records Center of the United States 40 years ago.

•Doctors discovered a cancerous growth in Pres Reagan's colon 26 years ago.

•Axl Rose was arrested on riot charges in St Louis of Jul 2, 1991 concert 21 years ago.

•Michael Jordan signed a NBA contract for 1 year for $25 million 17 years ago.

SurfKY News
Information provided by historyorb.com

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 on social media.

In Other News...

GPD Reminds Citizens about Yard Sale Signs

GREENVILLE, Ky. (5/25/15) — Greenville Police Department would like remind the citizens of Greenville about laws… Read More

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed Down

GREENVILLE, Ky. (5/25/15) — The following fines were recently handed down in Muhlenberg District Court. Scotty Stewart,… Read More
1 DOW 18,232.02
-53.72 (-0.29%)    
2 S&P 2,126.06
-4.76 (-0.22%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,089.36
0.00 (0.00%)    

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 7188

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 6776

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 20, 2015 3530

Pennyrile Forest State Resort Park Holding Beach…

by Gil Lawson
May 21, 2015 3254

Police Charge Madisonville Man with Harassing…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3054

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10699

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7500

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 25, 2015 3054

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 25, 2015 1725

UPDATE - MPD Seeks Three in Residential Robbery

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 1550

Hopkins Man Injured in Muhlenberg Motorcycle…

by SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 989

Damascus Road House Leads Young People to Christ

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 908

Seniors Celebrate with Cook-out, Games, Fellowship

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 553

Deep in the Brain: Why Some Smokers Can Quit

by Melissa Patrick
May 25, 2015 524

Muhlenberg District Court Fines Handed Down

by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 513

Advice from Caregiver Offered during Brain Cancer…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 427

New State Police Cadets Report for Training

by Stu Recke
May 25, 2015 394

Wounded Warrior Returns to UK for Journalism…

by Rebecca Stratton, Jenny Wells, Blair Hoover, Elizabeth Baunach