What is Today v3 pink 300KENTUCKY (4/8/13) – This is your daily update of what has happened on this day in history.
 
One of the worlds’ most famed oil companies, Texaco, was formed 111 years ago today.
 
Mount Vesuvius erupted 107 years ago today, devastating Naples.
 
The first Masters Tournament in bowling began 62 years ago today.
 
Oklahoma ended prohibition 54 years ago today.
 
The Internet’s symbolic birth date was 44 years ago today.
 
President Carter deferred production of the Neutron Bomb 35 years ago today.
 
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