John Henry, an American Legend (1971), a children's book by Ezra Jack Keats; John Henry (picture book) (1994) a children's picture book by Julius Lester; Music. John Henry, a 1994 album by They Might Be Giants "John Henry" or "John Henry Blues", a song recorded by DeFord Bailey; John Henry, a 1940 Broadway musical based on the 1931 novel
Representing great taste and European influence, the John Henry line of men’s sportswear and dress shirts addresses the busy 9-to-9 lifestyle of the man.
Jan 24, 2020 · John Henry: Directed by Will Forbes. With Terry Crews, Jamila Velazquez, Ludacris, Ken Foree. When two immigrant kids on the run from his former South Los Angeles gang leader stumble into his life, John is forced to reconcile with his past in order to try and give them a future.
May 10, 2022 · John-Henry is the co-founder and editor-in-chief of LifeSiteNews.com. He and his wife Dianne and their eight children live in the Ottawa Valley in Ontario, Canada. He has spoken at conferences and ...
John Henry (c. 1776 – 1853) was a spy and adventurer of mysterious origins. He sold documents called the Henry Papers to the United States suggesting treason by Federalists on the eve of the War of 1812 with Great Britain. The Henry Papers helped build outrage against Britain which led to the United States declaring war in June 1812.
The legend says that the drill was only able to drill nine feet. John Henry beat the steam drill and later died of exhaustion. The Great Bend Tunnel was completed on September 12, 1872, and remained in service until 1974. The tunnel and the man have been cemented into the annals of time through The Ballad of John Henry. The song tells of a boy ...
The story of John Henry, told mostly through ballads and work songs, traveled from coast to coast as the railroads drove west during the 19th Century. And in time, it has become timeless, spanning a century of generations with versions ranging from prisoners recorded at Mississippi's Parchman Farm in the late 1940s to present-day folk heroes.