What is Today v3 yellow 300KENTUCKY (11/1/12) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
William Shakespeare’s tragic presentation of “Othello” premiered 408 years ago today.
 
United States First President, George Washington, presented his Farewell Address 229 years ago today.
 
The first U.S. Soldiers to receive mortal wounds in WWII died 95 years ago today.
 
The first issue of Ebony Magazine was published 67 years ago today.
 
The Motion Picture Association released word of the first movie rating systems 44 years ago today.
 
President Carter announced Minimum Wage rise from $230 to $3.35 starting the following January 35 years ago today.
 
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