What is Today v3 sepia 300KENTUCKY (3/26/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Congress ordered the removal of Indians east of Mississippi to Louisiana 209 years ago today.
 
The book of Mormon was first published in Palmyra, New York 183 years ago today.
 
Fire Extinguishers were patented 141 years ago today.
 
The Ballad of Davy Crocket became the Number 1 record in the United States 58 years ago today.
 
The Benny Hill Show topped TV ratings 42 years ago today.
 
The hit soap Opera, “The Young and the Restless” premiered 40 years ago today.
 
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