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FEBRUARY,  2019



FEBRUARY 12, 1809 ABRAHAM LINCOLN BORN 




FEBRUARY 22, 1732   GEORGE WASHINGTON BORN   



FEBRUARY 14, 1849  Mathew Brady took the  first portrait of a U.S. President in office.     The underrated, but great, James K. Polk




FEBRUARY 3, 2019 SUPER BOWL SUNDAY 




FEBRUARY 14,  ST. VALENTINE'S DAY



BLACK HISTORY MONTH


MARCH



March 12, 1888 The Blizzard Of 1888



       

   Albert Einstein Born March 14, 1879

        


  Alexander Graham Bell Born March 13, 1847



           

Johann Sebastian Bach Born March 21, 1685


       

Harry Houdini Born March 24, 1874



      "The flag of the United States deployed on the surface of the moon" 

"The Star-Spangled Banner" was recognized for official use by the United States Navy in 1889, and by U.S. President Woodrow Wilson in 1916, and was made the national anthem by a congressional resolution on March 3, 1931 which was signed by President Herbert Hoover.

                                       

                                                                                                                                                                

APRIL




  Emile Zola Born  April 2, 1840


 

April 6, 1896.  After a brief lull of merely 1500 years, the first modern Olympics were held in Athens, Greece

                                                                    


Thomas Jefferson Born April 13, 1743

"In God We Trust" was included on all newly minted US coins starting on  April 22, 1864




Charlie Chaplin Born April 16, 1889


                

William Shakespeare born April 23, 1564 (Two Gentlemen Of Verona)

     

Samuel F.B. Morse, father of American Photography and
the inventor of the telegraph. Born April 27, 1791




George Washington was inaugurated as the first American President                         
April 30, 1789     


   The State Of Israel Was Established. April 30, 1948   

 Chaim Weizmann was  elected its first  president      



HISTORIC EVENTS OF THE MONTH OF MAY       2019       



          Cinco De Mayo                              



May 6, 1937




May 8, 1884 President Harry Truman born



May 20, 1927 Charles Lindbergh took off 
on his flight across the Atlantic


 

May 24, 1844, Samuel Morse sent the first telegraph message




    

Monday May 27, 2019 Memorial Day


 HISTORIC EVENTS OF THE MONTH OF JUNE       2019       




June 1, 1926   Marilyn Monroe Born




June 6, 1944   D-Day




 June 14, 1777   Flag Day    




June 24, 1895   Jack Dempsey Born





June 25, 1950  The Beginning Of The  Korean War




 HISTORIC EVENTS OF THE MONTH OF JULY       2019       



JEWISH SOLDIERS ON LEAVE IN LONDON, 1919 )                                                                                                                                                               

July 3, 1976  The Raid on Entebbe



 July 4, 1776 - The Declaration of Independence was approved by the Continental Congress.




July 20, 1969. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin Landed On /the Moon



July 21, 1899  Ernest Hemingway born



July 24, 1898 Amelia Earhart born




July 26,  1856 George Bernard Shaw Born




July 30, 1863 Henry Ford Born






July 31, 1790 The U.S. Patent Office first opened its doors


 HISTORIC EVENTS OF THE MONTH OF AUGUST       2019       



August 1, 1779.  Francis Scott Key Born






August 6, 1809 Alfred Lord Tennyson Born



August 7, 1876 Mata Hari Born



August 14, 1945. Japan Surrendered Ending WWII. The documents were signed in September



August 15, 1769 Napoleon Bonaparte Born



August 19, 1871 Orville Wright Born




August 24, 70 A.D. Mount Vesuvius Erupted.  Pompeii Humaine





August 29, 1809 Oliver Wendell Holmes Born




 HISTORIC EVENTS OF THE MONTH OF SEPTEMBER 2019




VJ Day. September 2, 1945



The Island Of Manhattan Discovered by Henry Hudson.  September 4, 1609



The First Continental Congress Assembled. September 5, 1774

The signing of the U.S. Constitution in Philadelphia on September 17, 1787







9/11/2001 Terrorist Attack On The United States. 



Jesse Owens Born. September 12, 1913



General John J. Pershing Born. September 13, 1860




James Fenimore Cooper Born. September 15, 1789



Agatha Christie Born. September 15, 1890



The Mayflower Departed England Bound For America. September  16, 1620




Greta Garbo Born. September 18, 1905




President Abraham Lincoln Issued The Preliminary Emancipation  Proclamation. 

September 22, 1862


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