What is Today v3 grassy 300KENTUCKY (8/2/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1802 - Napoleon declared "Counsel for Life"

•1835 - Elisha Grey, inventor (Telephone)

•1875 - 1st roller skating rink opens (London)

•1876 - Wild Bill Hickok, shot dead (from behind) by Jack McCall while playing poker. He held a pair of Aces & a pair of 8's

•1905 - Myrna Loy, Helena Mont, actress (Jazz Singer, Thin Man, Vanity Fair), (d. 1993)

•1922 - Alexander Graham Bell, Scottish/US physicist (telephone), dies

•1977 - Edward Furlong, Pasedina California, actor (John Connor-Terminator 2)

•1980 - US swimmers set 3 world records at National championships

•1991 - Funk singer Rick James, arrested on sexual torture charges

•1991 - Space shuttle STS 43 (Atlantis 9) launched

•1997 - "Frazier" actor-comedian Kelsey Grammer (43) weds Playboy model Camille Donatacci (29) at Saddlerock Ranch in Malibu

SurfKY News
Information provided by historyorb.com

e-max.it: your social media marketing partner

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

May 22, 2015 7631

Madisonville Man Charged with First-Degree Rape

by SurfKY News
May 23, 2015 7417

Missing 5-Year-Old Boy Found

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 27, 2015 3863

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 3470

Can Sunscreen Save Your Life?

by Melissa Patrick
May 21, 2015 3430

Police Charge Madisonville Man with Harassing…

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

May 15, 2015 10848

New Madisonville Business In Full Operation Soon

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 15, 2015 7632

Investigation of Local Barber Shop Leads to Drug…

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 27, 2015 3863

VIDEO: Sparks Fly Over Hanson Rezoning Issue

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 2587

Mandarin House Gearing Up to Open Soon

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 2464

Large Necklace on Rearview Mirror Lands Driver in…

by SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 1883

Governor Announces Hopkins County as Kentucky…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 1671

Two Central City People Jailed on Meth Charges

by SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 1428

Veterans Honor Veterans

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 25, 2015 1185

‘Remembering Those That Paid All’

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 1169

Hopkins District Court Fines Handed Down

by SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 1153

Bremen Man Charged with Concealed Brass Knuckles…

by SurfKY News
May 26, 2015 1103

Teenager Injured during Multiple Rollover…

by SurfKY News