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

What is Today - August 22, 2013

What is Today v3 300KENTUCKY (8/22/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1966-Beatles arrive in NYC

•1990-Pres Bush calls up military reserves

•1921-J. Edgar Hoover becomes asst director of FBI.

•1911-Mona Lisa stolen from Louvre (Recovered in 1913)

•1975-Assassination attempt on president Gerald Ford

•1822/Birthday-Virginia Clemm Poe, wife of Edgar Allan Poe (d. 1847)

•2012-William Thurston, American mathematician, dies from melanoma at 65

•1976-Jim Weaver, Northridge California, baseball pitcher (Olympics-bronze-96)

•1989-1st complete ring around Neptune discovered

•1987-Madonna's "Who's That Girl," single goes #1

SurfKY News
Information provided by historyorb.com


 

 

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

In Other News...

Bend Gate Elementary Home Visit Blitz Update

HENDERSON, Ky. (7/23/14) — Bend Gate Elementary will conduct home visits for the Fourth Annual Home Visit Blitz… Read More

Warrant Arrest

HENDERSON, Ky. (7/23/14) — On July 22, 2014, Officer Griffith responded to a non-injury traffic accident at 177 North… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

July 22, 2014 3605

Madisonville Woman Charged With…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 21, 2014 2534

Five Sent to Hospital After Two-Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 21, 2014 1879

Business Spotlight - Painted Window Aims…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 21, 2014 1773

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - July…

in News by Madisonville Police Department
July 19, 2014 1727

Cash Mob Descends on Muhlenberg…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

July 22, 2014 3605

Madisonville Woman Charged With…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
July 23, 2014 1241

Crime Stoppers Top Most Wanted - July 23,…

in Top Stories by Crime Stoppers
July 21, 2014 1159

Madisonville Fire Chief Announces…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 21, 2014 1107

Three Injured in Three-Vehicle Collision…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 19, 2014 1095

Local Hip-Hop Artist, Marack, Talks About…

in Top Stories by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

July 21, 2014 1209

Portion of Southeastern Parkway Closed…

in News by Beth Cecil
July 22, 2014 884

Alliance for a Drug Free Owensboro and…

in News by Carla Shelton
July 22, 2014 801

Daviess County Traffic Advisory

in News by Keith Todd
July 23, 2014 690

Owensboro Neighborhood Alliance Meeting…

in News by Sherry Girten
July 21, 2014 480

Strahan Selected as Cravens Elementary…

in Top Stories by Julie Ellis

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

July 21, 2014 2534

Five Sent to Hospital After Two-Vehicle…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 21, 2014 1879

Business Spotlight - Painted Window Aims…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 19, 2014 1727

Cash Mob Descends on Muhlenberg…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
July 23, 2014 1178

Greenville Family Loses Home, Possessions…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
July 23, 2014 745

Swinging for Sadie Raises $6,000 for…

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 06social 21social 22social 04social 03