What is Today v3 purple 300KENTUCKY (12/18/12) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
The Body of President George Washington was interred at Mount Vernon 213 years ago today.
 
South Carolina was declared independent Commonwealth 153 years ago today.
 
The first United States cattle importation law was passed 147 years ago today.
 
The first United States postal stamps were printed without the words United States or US 92 years ago today.
 
Japan was admitted into the United Nations 56 years ago today.
 
The Pink Panther cartoon series premiered 48 years ago today.
 
“How the Grinch Stole Christmas” aired for the first time 46 years ago today.
 
Britain abolished the Death Penalty 43 years ago today.
 
Wonder Woman debuted on ABC 36 years ago today.
 
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