Pick Your Community: | Hopkins | Muhlenberg | Daviess | Christian | Henderson | Lakes | McCracken | Webster

What is Today – March 20, 2013

What is Today v3 pink 300KENTUCKY (3/20/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
The Great fire of Boston destroyed 349 buildings 253 years ago today.
 
Famed outlaw Jesse James and his gang robbed a bank in Russelville, KY 145 years ago today.
 
The first known intercollegiate basketball game (Yale VS Penn) took place 116 years ago today.
 
The first international figure-skating tournament held in the US took place in New Haven 99 years ago today.
 
Famed music group, The Supremes, released their hit song, “The Happening” 45 years ago today.
 
Joan Jett and the Blackhearts popular song, “I love Rock and Roll” went number 1 on the charts 31 years ago today.
 
Michael Jackson signed a 65 Million Dollar deal with Sony Records 22 years ago today.
 
SurfKY News
Information provided by http://www.historyorb.com
Graphics provided by SurfKY Graphics Department

© Copyright 2014 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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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 by using one of the social media links below.

In Other News...

Wesleyan Shawnee Neighborhood Alliance to Host Yard Sale

OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/13/14) — The Wesleyan-Shawnee Neighborhood Alliance will host its annual yard sale Saturday, Sept.… Read More

The Gift of Aging Oct. 16

OWENSBORO, Ky. (9/13/14) — A one-day retreat, 'The Gift of Aging,' will take place Thursday, Oct. 16 at Mount Saint… Read More

Most Read This Week (Site-Wide)

September 12, 2014 16164

Woman's Body Found in Theater Day After…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
September 10, 2014 8003

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Police Capture…

in Top Stories by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
September 10, 2014 4098

Hopkins, Webster Men Arrested for Meth by…

in Top Stories by Sheriff Curtis McGehee
September 10, 2014 3907

Woman Accused of Trying to Give Child…

in Top Stories by Det. Otis Chamberlain
September 13, 2014 2964

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department

Most Read Stories from Hopkins County

September 10, 2014 8003

BREAKING NEWS UPDATE: Police Capture…

in Top Stories by Amber Averitt, SurfKY News
September 10, 2014 3907

Woman Accused of Trying to Give Child…

in Top Stories by Det. Otis Chamberlain
September 13, 2014 2964

MPD Responds to a Disturbance at Baptist…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 11, 2014 2428

Suspect Arrested for Possession of…

in Top Stories by Madisonville Police Department
September 11, 2014 1936

Three Injured in Early Morning Two-Car…

in Top Stories by Officer Falon Graham

Most Read Stories from Owensboro

September 10, 2014 2094

Owensboro Police Department Activity…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
September 10, 2014 1915

Randy Lanham, Marty Brown, Team Up for…

in Top Stories by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
September 10, 2014 1560

Owensboro Police Conduct Investigations

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
September 11, 2014 1247

Owensboro Police Department Activity…

in News by Dennis Beard, SurfKY News
September 11, 2014 1219

Owensboro Parks Plans Fall Day Camp

in News by Brittni Bunn

Most Read Stories from Muhlenberg County

September 11, 2014 2936

Subject of Officer-Involved Shooting…

in Top Stories by Rita Dukes Smith, SurfKY News Director
September 10, 2014 2822

School System's New Finance Officer Aims…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
September 10, 2014 2548

School System's Request for $5.5M Falls…

in Top Stories by Charles W. Riley II, SurfKY News
September 11, 2014 2192

Two Accidents Occur on U.S. 62 Within…

in Top Stories by Trooper Stu Recke
September 11, 2014 1713

Job Corps Students Volunteer with…

in Top Stories by Karen Robinson

SurfKY News Group, Inc. Central Office & Printing Division
1125 Nebo Rd.  •  Madisonville, KY 42431  •  270.452.2249 (fax)
Main Number: 270.452.2727 (phone)  •  Printing Division Direct Line: 270.821.8600 (phone)

SurfKY Owensboro News Bureau
920 Frederica St. / Suite 210  •  Owensboro, KY 42301  •  270.683-8060 (phone)


Contact a member of our staff: www.surfky.com/contact
Copyright © 2014 SurfKY News Group, Inc.  •  Terms of Use  •  Site Map

social 03social 04social 22social 21social 06