Back In The Day – Tonya Harding Had Nancy Kerrigan Attacked
1838 – SAMUEL MORSE introduced his “magic” TELEGRAPH machine to the public in Morristown, New Jersey.
1945 – GEORGE BUSH (the First) and BARBARA PIERCE were married in Rye, New York. Today is their 65th Wedding Anniversary.
1964 – The ROLLING STONES headed out on their first tour as headliners. The first show was in London with the RONETTES and Mary Wilde.
1968 – Gibson patented its fabulous “FLYING V” ELECTRIC GUITAR!!!
1969 – Georgia Governor JIMMY CARTER and members of the Lions Club in Leary, Georgia, saw what they thought was a UFO.
1975 – The first episode of “WHEEL OF FORTUNE” aired on NBC.
1975 – TED TURNER bought the Atlanta Braves for $11 million.
1982 – One Russell McBride was arrested in Sonora, California, for BARKING AT A POLICE DOG. The city has an ordinance making it a misdemeanor to tease an on-duty police dog.
1994 – TONYA HARDING’S assault team caught up with NANCY KERRIGAN after practice in Detroit and beat her about the right leg with an iron bar.
2005 – AARON CARTER’S Cadillac Escalade EXPLODED after a mattress fell off a truck on the roadway in front of him, and he didn’t have time to avoid it.