What is Today v3 cobalt 300KENTUCKY (5/24/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
The Methodist Church formed 275 years ago today.
 
“Mary had a Little Lamb” was published 183 years ago today.
 
The first passenger rail service in the United States was established 183 years ago today.
 
The first auto repair shop opened in Boston 114 years ago today.
 
Thomas Edison invented telescribe to record telephone conversations 98 years ago today.
 
Racial Segregation in Washington D.C. restaurants was ruled illegal 62 years ago today.
 
Country music star Garth Brooks was married 27 years ago today.
 
Indiana Jones and Last Crusade premiered 24 years ago today.
 
Russia and the United States signed the Moscow Treaty 11 years ago today.
 
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