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What is Today - August 23, 2013

What is Today v3 navy 300KENTUCKY (8/23/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1889 - 1st ship-to-shore wireless message received in US (SF)

•1904 - Automobile tire chain patented

•1912/Birthday - Gene Kelly, Pitts, dancer/actor (An American in Paris, Going My Way)

•1914 - Japan declares war on Germany in World War I

•1949/Birthday-Rick Springfield, Australia, (General Hospital, Jessie's Girl)

•1962/Wedding-Musician and member of the Beatles, John Lennon weds Cynthia Powell

•1963 - Beatles release "She Loves You" in UK

•1970 - Nel Rose, dancer, dies at 55

•2005 - Hurricane Katrina forms over the Bahamas, later becomes a category 5 hurricane

•2010/Divorce-Former Swedish model Elin Nordegren (30) divorces professional golfer Tiger Woods (34) after 6 years of marriage

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