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What is Today v3 cobalt 300KENTUCKY (10/9/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1855 - Isaac Singer patents sewing machine motor

•1865 - 1st US underground pipeline for carrying oil is laid in Pennsylvania

•1876 - 1st 2-way telephone conversation, 1st over outdoor wires

•1947 - 1st telephone conversation between a moving car & a plane

•1947 - 1st telephone conversation between a moving car & a plane

•1952 - Birthday - Sharon Osbourne, Brixton, South London, music manager, TV personality and wife of Ozzy Osbourne (X-Factor, America's Got Talent)

•1954 - Birthday - Scott Bakula, St Louis MO, actor (Quantum Leap, Gung Ho, Murphy Brown)

•1973 - Elvis & Priscilla Presley divorce after 6 years

•2011 - Musician Paul McCartney (69) weds New Yorker Nancy Shevell (51) in a civil ceremony at Old Marylebone Town Hall, London

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