What is Today v3 blue 300KENTUCKY (7/11/13) – SurfKY News would like to share with you what has happened on this day in history.

•Pope Clement VII excommunicated England's King Henry VIII 480 years ago.

•The US Marine Corps was established by an act of Congress 215 years ago.

•Vice President of the United States Aaron Burr mortally wounded former Secretary of the Treasury Alexander Hamilton in a duel 209 years ago.

•Franklin Roosevelt announced that he would run for a fourth term as President of the United States 69 years ago.

•S/2012 P 1, the fifth moon of Pluto, was discovered one year ago.

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