60735 messages in 18 discussions
Latest 3:03 AM by PTG (anotherPTG)
1811 messages in 51 discussions
7886 messages in 505 discussions
5121 messages in 422 discussions
3493 messages in 79 discussions
3082 messages in 96 discussions
20307 messages in 1303 discussions
3532 messages in 182 discussions
3352 messages in 74 discussions
641 messages in 63 discussions
5293 messages in 562 discussions
5858 messages in 19 discussions
1329 messages in 80 discussions
103 messages in 1 discussions
896 messages in 12 discussions
Helen Adams Keller (June 27, 1880 – June 1, 1968) was an American author, political activist, and lecturer. She was the first deaf-blind person to earn a Bachelor of Arts degree.
Irving Berlin was an American composer and lyricist, widely considered one of the greatest songwriters in American history. His music forms a great part of the Great American Songbook. Born in Imperial Russia, Berlin arrived in the United States at the age of five.
Johnny Carson's Last Show-May 22, 1992 (
Herbert von Karajan was an Austrian conductor. He was principal conductor of the Berlin Philharmonic for 35 years. Generally regarded as one of the greatest conductors of the 20th century, he was a dominant figure in European classical music from the mid-1950s until his death.
Louisiana Purchase-1803 (
New Deal-1933-1936 (was a series of programs, public work projects, financial reforms, and regulations enacted by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in the United States between 1933 and 1936. It responded to needs for relief, reform, and recovery from the Great Depression. Major federal programs included the Civilian Conservation Corps, the Civil Works Administration, the Farm Security Administration, the National Industrial Recovery Act of 1933 and the Social Security Administration. They provided support for farmers, the unemployed, youth and the elderly. The New Deal included new constraints and safeguards on the banking industry and efforts to re-inflate the economy after prices had fallen sharply. New Deal programs included both laws passed by Congress as well as presidential executive orders during the first term of the presidency of Franklin D. Roosevelt)
Penicillin Discovered-1928 (
Qaddafi leads coup in Libya – Sept. 1, 1969. Muammar al-Qaddafi, a 27-year-old Libyan army captain, led a successful military coup against King Idris I of Libya. Idris was deposed and Qaddafi was named chairman of Libya’s new governing body, the Revolutionary Command Council.