Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Fayette | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Warren | Webster

What is Today – April 2, 2013

What is Today v3 cobalt 300KENTUCKY (4/2/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Spain discovered Florida and was claimed by Ponce de Leon 500 years ago today.
 
Jews were expelled from Genoa Italy 463 years ago today.
 
The Coinage Act, establishing the United States Mint, was passed 221 years ago today.
 
The first Easter Egg Roll was held on the White House Lawn 136 years ago today.
 
The first motion picture theater was opened 111 years ago today.
 
Former President Wilson asked congress to declare war against Germany 96 years ago today.
 
The hit television series “Dallas” premiered on CBS 35 years ago today.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by http://www.historyorb.com
Graphics provided by SurfKY Graphics Department

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

August 25, 2014 5658

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 29, 2014 5143

Luke's Flea Market Vendors' Home Away…

in News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4971

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 4557

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4545

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

August 25, 2014 4557

14-Year-Old Suffers Gunshot Wound; Air…

in Top Stories by Ami Clayton, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 2618

Two Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision Near…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
August 25, 2014 2535

Former Co-Workers Trying to Raise Money…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
August 26, 2014 2067

Two People Injured When Vehicle Overturns…

in Top Stories by Matt Sanderson
August 27, 2014 1474

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - August…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

August 25, 2014 4545

44th Mount Saint Joseph Picnic is Sunday,…

in News by Jennifer Kaminski
August 25, 2014 4424

Daviess County Health Department…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4362

GRADD Seeking Ombudsman Program Volunteers

in News by Woody Maglinger
August 26, 2014 4160

Owensboro Board of Commissioners…

in News by Beth Cecil
August 26, 2014 3571

City Street Closures on Strawbridge and…

in News by Abby Shelton

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

August 25, 2014 5658

Flooded Central City Church's Seven Day…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4971

Camper Stolen in Utica Recovered in…

in Top Stories by Martha Clark
August 25, 2014 4303

Job Corp Celebrates 50th Anniversary

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 25, 2014 4164

Mustangs Marching Classic

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
August 26, 2014 3888

Family Has Close Call with Tornado

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06