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 turquoise 300KENTUCKY (4/4/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
Congress officially passed the US Flag as 13 red and white stripes and 20 stars 195 years ago today.
 
The US Senate agreed to participate in World War One 97 years ago today.
 
The first march against the concept of Nuclear Weapons took place in Aldermaston England 55 years ago today.
 
The Beatles hit song “Can’t Buy Me Love” went number 1 on the charts 49 years ago today.
 
Martin Luther King, JR. was assassinated in Memphis Tennessee 45 years ago today.
 
Famed Baseball legend Hank Aaron tied Babe Ruth’s home-run record by hitting his 714th home run 39 years ago today.
 
Microsoft was founded as a partnership between Paul Allen and Bill Gates 38 years ago today.
 
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