What is Today v3 pink 300KENTUCKY (5/27/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Famed Western Cowboy Wild Bill Hickok was born 176 years ago today.
 
A Bubonic Plague outbreak occurred in San Francisco 106 years ago today.
 
Masking Tape was invented by Richard Drew 83 years ago today.
 
Walt Disney’s “3 Little Pigs” was released 80 years ago today.
 
In the Le Paradis Massacre of World War II, 97 soldiers from a Royal Norfolk Regiment unit were shot after surrendering to German troops 73 years ago today.
 
Adolph Hitler ordered 10,000 Czechs murdered 71 years ago today.
 
President John F. Kennedy announced the US goal to reach the moon 52 years ago today.
 
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