In History – Kim weds Kris…marriage lasts 72 days
TODAY IN HISTORY – August 20th:
1896 – Dial telephone patented
1920 – 1st US commercial radio station, 8MK (WWJ), Detroit begins daily broadcasting
1966 – Beatles pelted with rotten fruit during Memphis concert
1974 – Pres Gerald Ford, assumes office after Richard Nixon’s resignation
38th US President
HAPPY BIRTHDAY / ANNIVERSARY TO:
1918 – Jacqueline Susann, Phila Pa, author (Valley of the Dolls), (d. 1974)
1946 – Connie Chung, TV news anchor (NBC, CBS)
2011 – Socialite and model Kim Kardashian (30) weds basketball player Kris Humphries (26) at a private estate in Montecito, California. After 72 days, Kardashian filed for divorce.
For more historical events that happened this date, visit: http://www.historyorb.com/day/august/20
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