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 This material may not be published, broadcast, or rewritten without permission.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.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

April 28, 2015 4113

Search for Stolen Vehicle Ends with Woman Charged…

by SurfKY News
April 27, 2015 3451

Online Petition Seeking Re­opening of Shanice…

by Samantha Carver, SurfKY News
April 28, 2015 3308

Man Charged with Stalking Smoke Shop Clerk

by MPD
April 27, 2015 2863

Hopkins County Drug War ― Are We Winning?

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
April 30, 2015 2764

Family Says 'Goodbye' to Dog After It Allegedly…

by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

April 17, 2015 15416

An Open Letter from an Addict

by Olivia Kirks
April 23, 2015 8448

Man Charged with Sodomy, Incest/Victim under 12

by SurfKY News

Stories Trending Now

May 03, 2015 1228

Two Injured During Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 03, 2015 944

Faith Baptist Hosts Family Fun Day

by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 646

Teen Injured During Collision with Police Cruiser

by SurfKY News
May 02, 2015 610

Baptist Health Hosts Annual ‘Bike Safety Day’

by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
May 03, 2015 601

Dave Says - May 3, 2015

by Dave Ramsey
May 02, 2015 513

Conquering the clutter: Cleanliness with kids is…

by SurfKY News
May 04, 2015 463

Three Injured in Two-Vehicle Collision

by SurfKY News
May 03, 2015 440

Legislator's Log - Week of May 3, 2015

by Brent Yonts
May 03, 2015 422

2015 Correctional Employees' Week Celebrated…

by Michael Caudill
May 03, 2015 386

Outdoor Truths – May 3, 2015

by Gary Miller