What is Today v3 turquoise 300KENTUCKY (4/12/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Confederate General Nathan Bedford Forrest captured Fort Pillow, Tennessee 149 years ago today.
 
Famed outlaw Jesse James robbed a bank in Columbia, Kentucky, killing one and taking $1500.00 141 years ago today.
 
Harry Truman was sworn in as the 33rd United States President 68 years ago today.
 
Bill Haley and the Comets recorded “Rock Around the Clock” 59 years ago today.
 
Actress Lisa Bonet filed for divorce from singer Lenny Kravitz 21 years ago today.
 
US President Bill Clinton was cited for contempt of court for giving "intentionally false statements" in a sexual harassment civil lawsuit 14 years ago today.
 
Talk show host and comedian David Letterman was born 56 years ago today.
 
President Franklin D. Roosevelt, the 32nd US President, died 68 years ago today.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by http://www.historyorb.com
Graphics provided by SurfKY Graphics Department

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

1 DOW 17,730.11
-27.80 (-0.16%)    
2 S&P 2,076.78
-0.64 (-0.03%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,009.21
0.00 (0.00%)    

Most Read This Week

July 02, 2015 14829

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 7236

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 5486

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 4219

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 3558

Alleged Breast Display Ends in Domestic Assault…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 45478

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 14829

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 04, 2015 1222

Happenings and Meetings – Hopkins County

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 1100

Heavy Rains Flood Streets Around Town

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 710

Kentucky Sees Sharp Rise in Newborn…

by Al Cross
July 04, 2015 583

Tips for a Safe, Healthy Summer Enjoying…

by Dick Brown
July 04, 2015 520

Annual Fireworks Display Heralds in Fourth of…

by Mike Groves, SurfKY News
July 04, 2015 489

KDA Marketing Chief Tells Panel Kentucky Proud…

by Ted Sloan
July 04, 2015 488

Keeping the Faith - 'Safer among the Christian…

by Ronnie McBrayer
July 04, 2015 475

Kentucky's Drinking Water Annual Report Shows…

by Lanny Brannock
July 04, 2015 460

Pet of the Day

by Natalie Ostrander
July 05, 2015 400

Hopkins Ham Radio Operators Link to World

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News