What is_Today_v3_purple_300KENTUCKY (12/9/13) – What happened today? Here's a list of a few notable events that occured on this day in history.

1916 – Birthday – Kirk Douglas, actor (Gunfight at OK Corral, Spartacus)

1934 – Birthday – Judi Dench, York England, actress (Henry V, Wetherby)

1941 – Birthday – Beau Bridges, Los Angeles California, actor (The Millers, My Three Sons)

1942 – Birthday – Dick Butkus, Chicago, NFL hall of fame linebacker (Bears)/sportscaster

1963 – Frank Sinatra Jr. is kidnapped

1965 – "A Charlie Brown Christmas" premieres

1967 – Jim Morrison is arrested on stage for disturbing the peace

1968 – Birthday – Kurt Angle, Pittsburgh Pa, 220 lb. freestyle wrestler and 1996 Olympic gold medalist

1978 – First game of Women's Professional Basketball League (WBL), Chicago Hustle vs Milwaukee Does

1987 – Larry Bird, ends streak of 59 consecutive free throws

1985 – Phoenix, AZ, gets 3" of snow

1989 – "Baywatch" actor David Hasselhoff (37) weds actress Pamela Bach (26) at the Little Brown Church in Studio City, California

1992 – Vincent Gardenia, actor (All in the Family, LA Law), dies at 71 

SurfKY News
Information provided by historyorb.com

© Copyright 2015 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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...

National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness Day is Feb. 7, 2015

OWENSBORO, Ky. (1/30/15) — Mark your calendars and set the date. Feb. 7, 2015, is National Black HIV/AIDS Awareness… Read More

Lady Devils Drop Home Game to Meade County

OWENSBORO , Ky. (1/30/15) — Senior guard/forward Morgan Turner posted a game-high 20 points to lead visiting Meade… Read More

Most Read This Week

January 28, 2015 17585

UPDATED: Several Involved in Two-Vehicle Accident

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 26, 2015 8136

KSP Arrests Two on Child Porn Charges; MPD…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Trooper Stu Recke
January 25, 2015 7799

Dean’s List Announced

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Joyce Riggs
January 28, 2015 6851

Nortonville Man Accused of Meth Possession,…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
January 26, 2015 5776

School Board Votes 3-2 for Utility Tax

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
January 29, 2015 5748

Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of Child

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 25, 2015 5452

Juvenile Hit by Vehicle at McDonald's

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by GPD Officer Wes Miller
January 28, 2015 5330

Tax Recall Committee Formed Day After School…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

January 08, 2015 22766

Woman Claiming to be 'Lady Gaga' Tours Town in…

in Top News For All Sites by Madisonville Police Department
January 15, 2015 22397

UPDATE: Fatality Victim's Name Officially Released

in Top News For All Sites by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Today

January 29, 2015 5748

Man Charged with Sexual Abuse of Child

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 30, 2015 4028

Woman Arrested for Allegedly Attacking Police…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center
January 29, 2015 3765

UPDATE - Students Have until Jan. 31 to Enter…

in General News For All Sites by James R. Comer
January 30, 2015 3080

Portion of Kentucky 862 Closed as Emergency…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
January 29, 2015 2725

Kentucky Highway Crews Prepare for Possible…

in Top News For All Sites by Keith Todd
January 29, 2015 2485

Hopkins County Health Department Food Scores Thru…

in Hopkins News by Barry Franklin
January 30, 2015 2354

More Than 800 Gather to Encircle HCCHS

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
January 29, 2015 2265

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Jan. 29, 2015

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
January 29, 2015 2229

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
January 29, 2015 2157

Group Organizing Prayer Circle for Youth

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
January 29, 2015 2144

Keystone Approval Will Boost the Economy, Support…

in General News For All Sites by Robert Steurer
January 29, 2015 2122

Protect Your Sensitive Information from Hackers

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News