What is Today v3 blue 300KENTUCKY (10/16/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1793 - Marie Antoinette, queen of France, beheaded at 37

•1854 - Birthday - Oscar Wilde, [Fingal O'Flahertie Wills], Dublin, (Pic of Dorian Gray), (d. 1900)

•1925 - Texas School Board prohibits teaching of evolution

•1925 - Birthday - Angela Lansbury, London England, actress (Jessica-Murder She Wrote)

•1956 - "Love Me Tender" with Elvis Presley premieres

•1972 - Creedence Clearwater Revival breaks up

•1984 - Baboon heart transplanted into a 15-day-old baby girl

•1986 - Marie Osmond marries Brian Blosil

•1987 - Mike Tyson TKOs Tyrell Biggs in 7 for heavyweight boxing title

•1987 - Jessica McClure rescued 58 hrs after falling 22' into a well shaft

•1962 - Flea, [Michael Balzary], bassist (Red Hot Chili Peppers)

•1977 - John Mayer, American musician

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

DHP Artisan Market Scheduled

HENDERSON, Ky. (4/27/15) — The first DHP Artisan Market is scheduled for Saturday May 30, 2015. The Market will take… Read More

Wildlife Celebration at Land Between the Lakes

GOLDEN POND, Ky. (4/28/15) — The Wildlife Celebration at Woodlands Nature Station will be held Memorial Day Weekend,… Read More
1 DOW 18,081.42
+43.45 (0.24%)    
2 S&P 2,113.48
+4.56 (0.22%)    
3 NASDAQ 5,057.20
-3.05 (-0.06%)    

Most Read This Week

April 23, 2015 7902

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News
April 20, 2015 5092

Nortonville Woman Charged with Meth Possession at…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 24, 2015 4439

UPDATE: Police Can't Substantiate Injured Man…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 22, 2015 4138

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – April 22,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
April 22, 2015 4077

Madisonville Man Accused of Domestic Violence/Rape

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 13700

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 02, 2015 8929

UPDATE: Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

April 27, 2015 2268

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 1975

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 1075

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 1061

Church Attempts to ‘Inspire’ Teens in Self-Worth,…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 764

Smoke Filled House Prompts 911 Call

by Madisonville Fire Dept.
April 27, 2015 712

Traffic Advisory for Western Kentucky

by Keith Todd
April 27, 2015 702

Mustangs Lose to Ohio County via Shutout

by Steve LeMaster
April 28, 2015 681

ATV Driver Injured When Vehicle Overturns

by SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 667

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 523

Lady Mustangs Take Two from Calloway in…

by Steve LeMaster