What is Today v3 mossy 300KENTUCKY (10/3/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

• 1789 - Washington proclaims 1st national Thanksgiving Day on Nov 26

• 1849 - American author Edgar Allan Poe is found delirious in a gutter in Baltimore, Maryland under mysterious circumstances; it is the last time he is seen in public before his death.

• 1899 - J S Thurman patents motor-driven vacuum cleaner

• 1906 - SOS adopted as warning signal by 1st conference on wireless telegraphy

• 1913 - Federal Income Tax signed into law (at 1%)

• 1945 - Elvis Presley's 1st public appearance, he is 10

• 1947 - 1st telescope lens 200" (508 cm) in diameter completed

• 1952 - 1st video recording on magnetic tape, LA, Ca

• 1974 - Watergate trial begins

• 1992 - Sinead O'Connor rips up a picture of Pope John Paul II on Saturday Night Live

• 1995  OJ Simpson found not guilty in murder of Nicole Simpson & Ron Goldman

• 2003 - William Steig, American cartoonist and children's author (b. 1907)

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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...

Alleged Reckless Driving Leads to Drug Charges

HENDERSON, Ky. (6/29/15) — According to a Henderson Police Department report, on June 27, 2015, officers responded to… Read More

Muhlenberg Allstars 9-10 Fall to Warren North

WARREN COUNTY, Ky. (6/29/15) — The Muhlenberg Allstars 9-10-year-old boys fell to Warren North Saturday, June 27 at the… Read More
1 DOW 17,628.68
+32.33 (0.18%)    
2 S&P 2,065.78
+8.14 (0.40%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,985.36
+26.89 (0.54%)    

Most Read This Week

June 24, 2015 44423

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 24, 2015 5229

Unraveling the $34 Billion KRS Ponzi Scheme

by Dr. William F. Smith
June 25, 2015 4277

Accused Synthetic Drug Traffickers Remain in U.S.…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 3486

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 28, 2015 3156

'Curb Service’ at Local Eatery Ends with DUI…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 44423

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 19, 2015 10957

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin

Stories Trending Now

June 29, 2015 3486

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 2562

Alleged Breast Display Ends in Domestic Assault…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 2435

Nortonville Man Accused of Trying to Choke…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 1876

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 1624

Two Locals Face Drug Charges

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 826

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 700

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 604

Dawson Springs Police Reports Released

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 507

Muhlenberg Career HSD Principal Announces…

by Karen Robinson
June 29, 2015 467

It's a Different Day in America

by Glenn Mollette