Wilbur Wright’s Birthday

On April 16, 1867, aviator and inventor Wilbur Wright was born near Millville, Indiana, to Milton Wright and Susan Koerner. He was the third of seven children born to the Wrights, five of whom survived infancy. The brothers Wilbur and Orville Wright have had multiple appearances on A Stamp A Day, the first being August 19, 2016, in an article about National Aviation Day which … Continue reading Wilbur Wright’s Birthday

Republic of the Congo #1049 (1993)

Republic of the Congo #1049 (1993)

The Republic of the Congo (République du Congo), also known as the Congo Republic, Congo-Brazzaville or simply Congo, is a country located in Central Africa bordered by Gabon and the Atlantic Ocean to the west, Cameroon to the northwest, the Central African Republic to the northeast, the Democratic Republic of the Congo to the east and south, and the Angolan exclave of Cabinda to the … Continue reading Republic of the Congo #1049 (1993)