DUE TO HEAVY SNOWS IN WESTERN KENTUCKY...WIDESPREAD 6 TO 12 INCH SNOWFALL AMOUNTS HAVE HAULTED AREA TRAVEL. ISOLATED 15 INCH AMOUNTS HAVE BEEN REPORTED. DRIFTS UP TO A FOOT AND A HALF HAVE ALSO BEEN REPORTED. THIS IS A DANGEROUS STORM SITUATION AND TRAVEL SHOULD BE AVOIDED IF AT ALL POSSIBLE. (National Weather Service)

What is Today v3 yellow 300KENTUCKY (10/11/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•1844 - Birthday - Henry John Heinz, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, founded prepared-foods company (Heinz-57 varieties), (d. 1919)

•1887 - A Miles patents elevator

•1922 - 1st woman FBI "special investigator" appointed (Alaska Davidson)

•1923 - Babe Ruth hits 2 HRs in a World Series game

•1939 - Albert Einstein informs FDR of possibilities of atomic bomb

•1961 - Leonard "Chico" Marx, comedian (Marx Brothers), dies at 74

•1966 - Birthday - Luke Perry, Mansfield Ohio, actor (Dillon-Beverly Hill 90210)

•1975 - Future US President Bill Clinton weds later Secretary of State Hillary Rodham

•2003 - American Pie star Alyson Hannigan (29) weds Angel's Alexis Denisof (37) at the Two Bunch Palms Resort & Spa in Palm Springs, California

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