KENTUCKY (3/8/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
The New York Stock Exchange was founded 196 years ago today.
The first train crossed the first US Railway Suspension Bridge at Niagara Falls 158 years ago today.
Susan B. Anthony addressed the House Judiciary Committee arguing for the right of women to vote 132 years ago today.
The first official International Woman’s Day was celebrated 102 years ago today.
The IRS began to levy and collect income taxes 100 years ago today.
One hundred and seventy one coal miners died in an explosion in Utah 89 years ago today.
The first Stock Car race was held in Daytona Beach, Florida 77 years ago today.
Hit television series “A Team” last aired 26 years ago today.
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