What is Today v3 blue 300KENTUCKY (4/29/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
New Orleans fell to Union forces during the Civil War 151 years ago today.
 
The first official International Weight Lifting Champion was announced 91 years ago today.
 
Adolf Hitler was married to Eva Braun 68 years ago today.
 
The first United States military Nuclear Power Plant was dedicated in Virginia 56 years ago today.
 
ABC’s hit television show “Wide World of Sports” debuted 52 years ago today.
 
Alfred Hitchcock passed away 33 years ago today
 
Jon Bon Jovi was married to Dorothea Hurley in Las Vegas 24 years ago today.
 
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