What is Today v3 mauve 300KENTUCKY (7/18/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•Pope's authority was declared void in England 477 years ago.

•President Lincoln asked for 500,000 volunteers for milt service 149 years ago.

•Chicago Cubs got 21 hits but lost to Philadelphia Phillies in 11 innings 100 years ago.

•World's tallest structure, 646-m Polish radio mast, was completed 39 years ago.

• Vietnam became a member of UN 36 years ago.

•Federal court voided the Selective Service Act 33 years ago, as it didn't include women.

•USSR performed an underground nuclear Test 28 years ago.

•Videotapes were released showing Titanic's sinksen remains 27 years ago.

•Mike Tyson met Miss Black America contestants 21 years ago.

•Kim Jong-un was officially appointed Supreme Leader of North Korea and given the rank of Marshal in the Korean People's Army one year ago.

SurfKY News
Information provided by historyorb.com

LIKE SurfKY on Facebook - Click here to LIKE us now.

© Copyright 2015 SurfKY News Group, Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission. SurfKY News encourages you to share this story on social media.

Most Read This Week

April 23, 2015 7818

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News
April 20, 2015 5036

Nortonville Woman Charged with Meth Possession at…

by Madisonville Police Department
April 24, 2015 4379

UPDATE: Police Can't Substantiate Injured Man…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 22, 2015 4084

Crime Stoppers Fugitive of the Week – April 22,…

by Hopkinsville – Christian County Crime Stoppers
April 22, 2015 4030

Madisonville Man Accused of Domestic Violence/Rape

by SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 13324

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 02, 2015 8895

UPDATE: Madisonville Man Injured in Head-on…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

April 27, 2015 1238

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 26, 2015 1166

New Drug Helps Farmer with Parkinson's Return to…

by Laura Dawahare
April 27, 2015 996

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 26, 2015 869

White Plains Civil War Festival Provides Learning…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 814

Church Attempts to ‘Inspire’ Teens in Self-Worth,…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 26, 2015 810

Spring Lawn, Garden Fair Participants Learn from…

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 798

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released -…

by SurfKY News
April 26, 2015 635

College of Education Alum's Studies, Experience…

by Amanda Nelson
April 26, 2015 623

Dave Says - April 26, 2015

by Dave Ramsey
April 26, 2015 607

Legislator's Log - Week of April 26, 2015

by Brent Yonts