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May 28, 2011
Franklin Roosevelt had not yet assumed the presidency when he visited Miami in February 1933. He stopped to deliver an impromptu speech in an open car. At that point, Giuseppe Zangara fired at the car. He missed Roosevelt, but hit...
March 22, 2011
Alexander the Great died mysteriously at age 32. Alexander lived a hard life and fought many battles. Unlike modern commanders, Alexander fought alongside his troopsand experienced the same depravations as his men. He also celebrated as hard as...
November 23, 2010
November 23rd was the day in history when…1991: Freddie Mercury revealed that he had AIDS. Controversy surrounded the vocalist of “Queen” regarding his sexual orientation. While some said Mercury hid his preferences, others felt...
October 8, 2010
By January 20, 1981, the country survived a series of shocks that began with the 1963 Kennedy Assassination. The Vietnam War, Watergate, Nixon Pardon, Energy Crisis, Iran Hostage Crisis, and a major recession struck America in succession undermining people&rsquo...
April 11, 2010
Author Anna Redsand (c) 2010 photo: Diane J. SchmidtYom HaShoah, Holocaust Remembrance Day, is being observed in the U.S. on Sunday, April 11. Viktor Frankl...