What is Today v3 pink 300KENTUCKY (9/24/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1789 - US Congress creates Post Office

•1789 - US Attorney General Office is created

•1789 - US Federal Judiciary Act is passed & creates a six-person Supreme Court

•1853 - Northern Daily Times, 1st provincial daily newspaper, starts in London

•1853 - 1st round-the-world trip by yacht (Cornelius Vanderbilt)

•1862 - Confederate Congress adopts confederacy seal

•1934 - 2500 fans see Babe Ruth's farewell Yankee appearance at Yankee Stadium

•1948 - The Honda Motor Company is founded.

•1957 - Eisenhower orders US troops to desegregate Little Rock schools

•2005 - Actor Ashton Kutcher (34) weds actress Demi Moore (49) in Beverly Hills, California

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