What is Today v3 grassy 300KENTUCKY (11/14/13) – What happened today? Here's a list of a few notable events that occured on this day in history.

1380 – King Charles VI of France crowned at age 12

1840 – Birthday – Claude Monet, Paris, impressionist (Water Lilies), (d. 1926)

1851 – "Moby Dick," by Herman Melville, published

1915 – Booker T. Washington, African-American educator, author, orator, and advisor to presidents of the United States, dies at 59 in Tuskegee, AL

1922 – Birthday – Veronica Lake, actress (I Married a Witch, Sullivan’s Travels) (d. 1973)

1960 – Ray Charles' "Georgia on My Mind" reaches #1

1962 – Birthday – Laura San Giacomo, actress (Quigley Down Under, Just Shoot Me)

1975 – Birthday – Travis Barker, American musician (Blink-182, +44)

1991 – Michael Jackson's "Black or White" video premieres on FOX TV

1996 – King of Pop Michael Jackson (38) weds Debbie Rowe (38) in Sydney, Australia

1998 – Chicago Bulls NBA player Dennis Rodman (37) weds "Baywatch" actress Carmen Electra (26) at Little Chapel of the Flowers in Las Vegas, Nevada

2002 – The United States House of Representatives votes not to create an independent commission to investigate the September 11 attacks.

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
1 DOW 17,826.30
-279.47 (-1.54%)    
2 S&P 2,081.18
-23.81 (-1.13%)    
3 NASDAQ 4,931.81
-75.98 (-1.52%)    
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

April 13, 2015 6198

Three Juveniles, Adult Accused of Vandalizing…

by Deputy Will Coursey
April 17, 2015 5498

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 14, 2015 5008

Several Juveniles Charged in Connection with Fight

by SurfKY News
April 18, 2015 3999

Man Charged with Attempting to Coerce Minor for…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 16, 2015 3385

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – April 16,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers

Most Read This Month

April 02, 2015 8465

UPDATE: Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
March 27, 2015 6688

Three Arrested during Execution of Search…

by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Now

April 17, 2015 5498

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 18, 2015 3999

Man Charged with Attempting to Coerce Minor for…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 18, 2015 963

MPD Offers Advice On Prom, Underage Drinking

by Lt. Billy Poe
April 18, 2015 690

Market Commentary - April 18, 2015

by Randall L. Franklin
April 18, 2015 382

Happenings and Meetings - Hopkins County

by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
April 18, 2015 377

Home, Garden Show Concludes Today at Ballard…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 18, 2015 367

Keeping the Faith - 'God Smiles'

by Ronnie McBrayer
April 18, 2015 366

TVA's Regional Energy Resource Council to Meet in…

by Tennessee Valley Authority
April 18, 2015 359

WKCTC Offers Minecraft Class to Teach Students…

by Tammy Thompson
April 18, 2015 357

Hooked on Science - Skewer a Balloon

by Jason Lindsey