What is Today v3 lime 300KENTUCKY (4/10/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Robert Gray was the first American to circumnavigate the Earth 223 years ago today.
 
The United States Patent System was formed 213 years ago today.
 
The American Society for Prevention of Cruelty to Animals (ASPCA) was formed 137 years ago today.
 
President Abraham Lincoln was re-buried with his wife in Springfield Illinois 126 years ago today.
 
The first professional golf tournament was held 97 years ago today.
 
The very first 3D movie, “House of Wax” was released 60 years ago today.
 
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