What is Today v3 mauve 300KENTUCKY (12/3/13) – What happened today? Here's a list of a few notable events that occured on this day in history.

1621 – Galileo invents telescope

1894 – Robert Louis Stevenson, Scottish novelist, dies at 45

1919 – Pierre A. Renoir, French painter/sculptor, dies at 78

1948 – Birthday – Ozzy Osbourne, rock vocalist (Black Sabbath)

1950 – Paul Harvey begins his national radio broadcast

1956 – Wilt Chamberlain's first collegiate basketball game (scores 52)

1960 – Birthday – Julianne Moore, American actress (Magnolia, Hannibal)

1967 – First human heart transplant performed (Dr. Christian Barnard, South Africa)

1983 – Birthday – Sherri DuPree Bemis, singer/songwriter (Eisley)

1984 – Oldest groom – Harry Stevens, 103, weds Thelma Lucas, 83, in Wisconsin

1985 – Birthday – Amanda Seyfried, American actress (Letters to Juliet, Dear John)

1988 – 54th Heisman Trophy Award: Barry Sanders, Oklahoma State (RB)

1991 – Hulk Hogan defeats Undertaker to become fourth time WWF champion

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