What is Today v3 sepia 300KENTUCKY (9/19/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1833 - Charles Darwin visits Guardia del Monte, Argentina
•1888 - Birthday - J. W. Alexander, American mathematician (d. 1971)

•1941 - Birthday - "Mama" Cass Elliot, Balt Maryland, rock vocalist (Mamas & The Papas)

•1945 - Actress Shirley Temple (17) weds actor John Agar (24) in an Episcopal ceremony at Wilshire Methodist Church

•1948 - Birthday - Jeremy Irons, Isle of Wight, England, actor (Reversal of Fortune, The Lion KIng)

•1951 - 1st broadcast of "Search for Tomorrow" on CBS-TV

•1960 - Chubby Checkers' "Twist" reaches #1

•1964 - Kim Richards, LI NY, actress (Nanny & Prof, James at 15)

•1964 - Trisha Yearwood, Monticello GA, country singer (Sweetest Gift)

•1970 - "Mary Tyler Moore" show premieres

•1982 - 34th Emmy Awards: Hill St Blue, Barney Miller, Alan Alda & Carol Kane

•1995 - Orville Redenbacher, American businessman (Orville Redenbacher's Gourmet Popcorn) dies aged 88

•2009 - "500 Days of Summer" actress Zooey Deschanel (29) weds "Death Cab for Cutie" singer Ben Gibbard (33) in Seattle, Washington

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