“The Luck of the Irish”- by John Lennon and Yoko Ono, on their “Sometime In New York City” album from 1972.
On this date in 1933, one week after taking the office as President of the United States, President Franklin D. Roosevelt gave the first of what would be thirty ‘fireside […]
Forty-six years ago today- “The Fight of the Century”- the Boxing Heavyweight Championship of the World- Muhammad Ali vs Joe Frazier. In the fifty years I have been a sports […]
On this day in 1951 the Twenty-second Amendment to the U.S. Constitution was ratified limiting a U.S. President to two terms. The amendment was passed on March 21st, 1947 […]
On this day in 1861 President-elect Abraham Lincoln arrived in Washington, D.C. Inauguration Day would be on March 4th, 1861. Abraham Lincoln had left Springfield, Illinois by train heading east […]
On this day in 1972 President Richard Milhous Nixon and First Lady Pat Nixon arrived in China. This would have been unthinkable several years earlier. Nixon made his career on […]
On the countdown of the Presidents of the United States from Worst to First we are at #31 the 23rd POTUS, Benjamin Harrison. Benjamin Harrison was born in North Bend, […]