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What is Today - October 23, 2013

What is Today v3 grassy 300KENTUCKY (10/23/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1814 - First plastic surgery is performed (England)

•1915 - 25,000 women march in New York City, demanding the right to vote

•1918 - Actor Charlie Chaplin (29) weds Mildred Harris (17)

•1921 - Green Bay Packers play first NFL game, win 7-6 over Minneapolis

•1925 - Birthday - Johnny Carson, Corning, IA, comedian (Tonight Show, Who Do You Trust)

•1931 - Birthday - Jim Bunning, Southgate, KY, American baseball player and politician (perfect game vs Mets in 1965)/(Rep-R-Ky)

•1941 - Walt Disney's "Dumbo" released

•1956 - Birthday - Dwight Yoakam, Pikeville, KY, country singer (Honky Tonk Man)

•1957 - Christian Dior, French designer (New Look), dies at 52 of a heart attack

•1959 - Birthday - Weird Al Yankovic (Alfred Matthew), parody singer (Eat It, UHF, Naked Gun)

•1976 - Birthday - Ryan Reynolds, Canadian actor and comedian

•1978 - Maybelle Carter, country singer (Johnny Cash Show), dies at 69

•1989 - Hungary proclaims itself a republic and declares an end to communist rule

•2001 - Apple releases the iPod

•2010 - Singer-songwriter Katy Perry (25) weds actor-comedian Russell Brand (35) at luxury resort Aman-i-Khas in Northern India

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