What is Today v3 blue 300KENTUCKY (5/14/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Explorers Lewis and Clark set out from St. Louis for the Pacific Coast 209 years ago today.
 
A fire in Boston bleachers spread to 170 adjoining buildings 109 years ago today.
 
The first Olympics in the United States were held in St. Louis 99 years ago today.
 
The Netherlands surrendered to Germany in World War II 73 years ago today.
 
Director George Lucas (Star Wars/Indiana Jones) was born 69 years ago today.
 
The US Supreme Court approved equal rights to females in military 40 years ago today.
 
The final episode of Seinfeld aired on NBC 15 years ago today.
 
American singer/actor Frank Sinatra passed away at 82-years-old 15 years ago today.
 
Country music star Blake Shelton married Miranda Lambert 2 years ago today.
 
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