DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)

What is Today v3 pink 300KENTUCKY (7/23/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•John V began his reign as Catholic Pope 1328 years ago.

•Battle at Gavere: Philip the Good beat Gentse rebellion 560 years ago.

•Arabs attacked Jewish community of Rechovot Palestine 100 years ago.

•"Blitz" all-night air raid by German bombers on London began 34 years ago.

•Woody Harrelson was born 52 years ago.

•Beatles' "Help" was released in UK 48 years ago.

•USSR performs nuclear Test at Eastern Kazakh/Semipalitinsk USSR 40 years ago.

•President Nixon refused to release Watergate tapes of conversations in the White House relevant to the Watergate investigation 40 years ago.

•Reggie Jackson returns & helps Yankees win their 5th straight 35 years ago.

•Daniel Radcliffe, the actor famous for playing Harry Potter, was born 26 years ago.

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