On February 20, 1962, while aboard Friendship 7, astronaut John Glenn became the first American to orbit the earth, making… Read more John Glenn and his Orbital Flight aboard Friendship 7
Happy Valentine’s Day once again! This morning, there were “Day of Love” activities at my school and I have a… Read more Happy Valentine’s Day 2019
Thomas Alva Edison was born, on February 11, 1847, in Milan, Ohio, and grew up in Port Huron, Michigan. Edison… Read more Thomas Alva Edison
On February 3, 1943, the United States War Shipping Administration troop ship S.S. Dorchester was sunk in the Labrador Sea… Read more The Immortal Chaplains of S.S. Dorchester
Douglas MacArthur was born January 26, 1880, at Little Rock Barracks, Little Rock, Arkansas, to Arthur MacArthur, Jr., a U.S.… Read more General Douglas MacArthur
On January 24, 1848, James Wilson Marshall, a carpenter originally from New Jersey, found flakes of gold in the American… Read more Sutter’s Mill & the California Gold Rush
Daniel Webster was born on January 18, 1782, in Salisbury, New Hampshire, at a location within the present-day city of… Read more Daniel Webster & the Dartmouth College Case
Today is the 313th anniversary of the birth of Benjamin Franklin on Milk Street in Boston, Massachusetts. As arguably the… Read more Happy Birthday, Ben Franklin.