What is Today v3 grassy 300KENTUCKY (7/2/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history...

St Militiades began his reign as Catholic Pope 1702 years ago.

Fidel Castro nationalized Esso, Shell & Texaco in Cuba 53 years ago.

One second was added to the clock 18 years ago.

Smoking in England is banned in all public indoor spaces. With the ban already in force in Wales, Scotland and Northern Ireland, this means it is illegal to smoke in indoor public places anywhere in the UK. The ban is also put into effect in Australia, and all this just five years ago

SurfKY News
Information provided by historyorb.com

.

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Frymire’s Life Accomplishments, Dedication to MCC to be Recognized During Graduation Ceremonies

MADISONVILLE, Ky. (5/2/15) — A man that is an icon of community service through his military experience, and for the… Read More

Kentucky Wesleyan College Offers Summer Explorations for 6th – 8th Grade Students

OWENSBORO, Ky. (5/3/15) – Kentucky Wesleyan College will offer Summer Explorations, a daytime program created for… Read More
1 DOW 18,024.06
+183.54 (1.03%)    
2 S&P 2,108.29
+22.78 (1.09%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,005.39
+63.97 (1.29%)    

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4060

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 3410

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3263

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 2819

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2708

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15254

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8400

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 02, 2015 1070

Frymire’s Life Accomplishments, Dedication to MCC…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 01, 2015 822

Above and Beyond: Leighann Stroud

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
May 03, 2015 585

Two Injured During Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 02, 2015 559

Don't Bet on Supreme Court Overturning Marriage…

by Richard Nelson
May 02, 2015 526

Homegrown by Heroes Receives Donation from…

by Ted Sloan
May 02, 2015 503

Weeknight activities the whole family can enjoy

by SurfKY News
May 02, 2015 477

New Mather Metals to Expand in Franklin

by Office of the Governor
May 02, 2015 444

Hooked on Science - 'Kentucky Derby Balloon Race'

by Jason Lindsey
May 02, 2015 409

Happenings, Meetings Listed for Following Week

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News