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

What is Today - Nov. 15, 2013

What is Today v3 turquoise 300KENTUCKY (11/14/13) – What happened today? Here's a list of a few notable events that occured on this day in history.

1630 - Johannes Kepler, German astronomer, dies at 58

1763 - Charles Mason and Jeremiah Dixon begin surveying Mason-Dixon Line between Pennsylvania & Maryland

1887 – Birthday – Georgia O'Keefe, sculptor/painter (Cow's Skull)

1904 - King C. Gillette patents Gillette razor blade

1939 - Social Security Administration approves first unemployment check

1957 - Birthday – Kevin Eubanks, bandleader (Tonight Show)

1969 - Janis Joplin accused of vulgar and indecent language in Tampa, FL

1971 - Edie Sedgwick, American actress and model (b. 1943), dies at 28

1989 - "Batman" is released on VHS

1991 - Birthday – Shailene Woodley, American Actress

1991 - Ricky Pierce (Seattle) begins NBA free throw streak of 75

1995 - Space shuttle Atlantis docks with orbiting Russian space station Mir

1997 - "Rescue 911" TV host and actor William Shatner (66) weds former Ford model Norine Kidd (37) in Pasadena, California

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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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

STREET CLOSINGS FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

Starting Monday, September 22, 2014 and lasting approximately three weeks, 24th Street from Frederica Street to J.R.… Read More

Milling and Paving Along Kentucky 1191 in Webster County Starting Monday

WEBSTER COUNTY, Ky. (9/19/14) — A contractor for the Kentucky Transportation Cabinet plans milling and paving along… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 15, 2014 5864

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 16, 2014 4472

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 19, 2014 3530

Madisonville Man Among Three Arrested for…

in Top Stories by Muhlenberg Sheriff Curtis McGehee
September 17, 2014 3308

Two Arrested for Meth After Traffic Stop

in Top Stories by Alex Piper
September 17, 2014 3185

Wanted Man Leads Troopers on Chase…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 17, 2014 3185

Wanted Man Leads Troopers on Chase…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
September 19, 2014 2183

Five Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision at…

in Top Stories by MPD Officer Russell Nichols
September 17, 2014 1991

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Accident

in Top Stories by Kyle Pharris
September 18, 2014 1747

Manitou Man Charged with DUI

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 18, 2014 1625

Vehicle Strikes CSX Train Cars at Crossing

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 19, 2014 573

Police Searching for Hit-And-Run Driver

in Top Stories by Jennifer Smith, DCSO
September 18, 2014 542

Owensboro's Nathan Morris Has Worldwide…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 19, 2014 493

STREET CLOSINGS FOR MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

in Top Stories by Abby Shelton
September 18, 2014 387

9-1-1 Phone Lines

in Top Stories by Michael Hathaway
September 18, 2014 352

Bearcats Return to Owensboro for…

in Top Stories by Kayla Cruse

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 15, 2014 5864

Man Accused of Stealing Rural King…

in Top Stories by MCSO PIO Alex Piper
September 16, 2014 4472

Postal Worker Arrested for Terroristic…

in Top Stories by GPD PIO Wes Miller
September 17, 2014 3308

Two Arrested for Meth After Traffic Stop

in Top Stories by Alex Piper
September 17, 2014 1351

Muhlenberg Job Corps Support is 'Written…

in Top Stories by Karen Robinson
September 16, 2014 1306

Former 1977 Graduates Speaks at…

in Top Stories by Karen Robinson

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)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06