What is Today v3 pink 300KENTUCKY (9/4/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1807 - Robert Fulton begins operating his steamboat

•1813 - 1st US relig newspaper (Religious Remembrancer (Christian Observer)

•1833 - 1st newsboy hired (Barney Flaherty, 10 years old-NY Sun)

•1981 - Longest game at Fenway Park completed in 20, Mariners-8, Red Sox-7

•1882 - 1st district lit by electricity (NY's Pearl Street Station)

•1885 - 1st cafeteria opens (NYC)

•1912 - 1st accident (collision) in Londoner Underground: 22 injured person

•1930 - Cambridge Theater opens in London

•1998 - "Sex and The City" actress Kim Cattrall (42) weds audio designer Mark Levinson

•2006 - Steve Irwin, Australian naturalist and television personality attacked and killed by a stingray (b. 1962)

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

UPDATE - Suspicious Package under Investigation

BENTON, Ky. (7/3/15) — The Kentucky State Police have identified a 46 year female from Marshall County as the person… Read More

Local Educator to Participate in Advanced Placement Program Reading in Calculus

PADUCAH, Ky. (7/2/15) – Gary Goodaker of Caldwell County was recently selected to participate in the College Board's… Read More
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 14362

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 6507

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 5054

UPDATE: Victim of Home Invasion/Homicide Died of…

by SurfKY News
June 29, 2015 3843

Accused Synthetic Marijuana Traffickers Appear in…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
June 28, 2015 3604

'Curb Service’ at Local Eatery Ends with DUI…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

June 24, 2015 45239

Western Kentucky, Southern Indiana's Largest…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 14362

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

July 02, 2015 14362

Emergency Response Team on Scene of Standoff on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 6507

Police: Stand Off Suspect in Critical Condition

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
July 01, 2015 2528

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 2, 2015

by Crime Stoppers
July 03, 2015 2420

KMA Reminds Motorist of New Kentucky Red Light Law

by David Holt
July 02, 2015 1542

North Middle School Welcomes New Principal

by Julie Wischer
July 02, 2015 1331

Hanson Approves Budget on Second Reading

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 02, 2015 1222

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

by Barry Franklin
July 02, 2015 1123

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports Released –…

by SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 948

Planning Commission Approves Re-zoning…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
July 03, 2015 859

UPDATE - Suspicious Package under Investigation

by SurfKY News