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 mossy 300KENTUCKY (9/3/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1658 – Death/ Oliver Cromwell, British general (1653-58)/Lord Protector, dies at 59

 •1752 - US adopts Gregorian calendar (becomes Sept 14)

•1921 - American author and journalist Ernest Hemingway (22) marries 1st wife Hadley Richardson (29)

•1964 - US attorney general Robert Kennedy resigns

•1965 – Birthday/ Charlie Sheen, [Carlos Estavez], NYC, actor (Wall St, Platoon)

•1967 - Last broadcast of "What's My Line" on CBS TV

•1977 - "I Dream of Jeannie" actress Barbara Eden (43) weds Charles Donald Fegert

•1981 - Longest game in Fenway Park, suspended in 19, Mariners-7, Red Sox-7

•1989 - Chris Evert defeats 15-year-old Monica Seles for her 101st & last US Tennis Open singles victory

•2005 – Death/William Rehnquist, Chief Justice of the United States (b. 1924)

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