What is Today v3 yellow 300KENTUCKY (10/7/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

• 1520 - 1st public burning of books in Netherlands, in Louvain

• 1913 - Henry Ford institutes moving assembly line

• 2001 - The U.S. invasion of Afghanistan starts with an air assault and covert operations on the ground.

• 1806 - Carbon paper patented in London by inventor Ralph Wedgewood

• 1968 - Motion Picture Association of America adopts film rating system

• 1993 - Nobel prize for literature awarded to Toni Morrison

• 1995 - "Cheers" actor Ted Danson (47) weds Academy Award-winning actress Mary Steenbergen (42)

• 1988 - Robin Givens files for divorce after 8-month marriage to Mike Tyson

• 1976 - Birthday/Oliver Hudson, American actor

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