George Rogers Clark (November 19, 1752 – February 13, 1818) was an American surveyor, soldier, and militia officer from Virginia who became the highest-ranking American patriot military officer on the northwestern frontier during the American Revolutionary War.
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The Historical Society of Washington, D.C. (named The Columbia Historical Society until 1988) is an educational foundation and museum dedicated to preserving and displaying the history of Washington, D.C. The society provides lectures, exhibits, classes, community events, and other educational programs as part of its mission.
The Rockefellers reside in Northwest Washington, D.C., and maintain permanent residence in Charleston, West Virginia. They have a ranch in the Grand Teton National Park in Jackson Hole, Wyoming. President Bill Clinton, a friend of Rockefeller's, and the Clinton family vacationed at the ranch in August 1995.
From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Thomas Gardiner Corcoran (December 29, 1900 – December 6, 1981) was one of several advisors in President Franklin D. Roosevelt 's brain trust during the New Deal, and later, a close friend and advisor to President Lyndon B. Johnson.
Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekt, popularly known as Chief Joseph, Young Joseph, or Joseph the Younger, was a leader of the Wal-lam-wat-kain band of Nez Perce, a Native American tribe of the interior Pacific Northwest region of the United States, in the latter half of the 19th century. He succeeded his father Tuekakas in the early 1870s. Chief Joseph led his band of Nez Perce during the most tumultuous period in their history, when they were forcibly removed by the United States federal government from
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1. President: George Washington(no political party) 2. Vice President: John Adams (F-Massachusetts) 3. Chief Justice: John Jay (New York) 4. Speaker of the House of Representatives: Frederick Muhlenberg (Pro-Admin.-Pennsylvania) (until March 4), Jonathan Trumbull, Jr.(Pro-Admin.-Connecticut) (starting October 24) 5. Congress: 1st (until March 4), 2nd(starting March 4)March 4 – Vermont is admitted as the 14th U.S. state (see History of Vermont).March 5 – Thomas Chittenden is inaugurated as the first governor of Vermont.March 9 – Pierre Charles L'Enfant arrives in Georgetownand begins designing the federal capital city.March 30 – District of Columbiais established.February 4 – John McClean, United States Senator from Illinois from 1824 till 1825 and from 1829 till 1830. (died 1830)February 12 – Peter Cooper, industrialist, inventor, philanthropist, and candidate for President of the United States (died 1883)April 23 – James Buchanan, 15th President of the United States from 1857 till 1861. (died 1868)April 27 – Samuel Morse, American painter and inventor (died 1872)April 24 – Benjamin Harrison V, signer of Declaration of Independence, father of President William Henry Harrison, great-grandfather of President Benjamin Harrison (born 1726)May 9 – Francis Hopkinson, signer of Declaration of Independence (born 1737)Lists of Foreigners Who Arrived at Philadelphia, 1791-1792. The Pennsylvania Magazine of History and Biography, Vol. 24, No. 2 (1900), pp. 187–194."Journal of John Mair, 1791". The American Historical Review. 12 (1): 77–94. 1906. doi:10.2307/1832887. JSTOR 1832887.Journal of John Mair, 1791. The American Historical Review, Vol. 12, No. 1 (October, 1906), pp. 77–94.Journal of William Loughton Smith, 1790-1791. Proceedings of the Massachusetts Historical Society, Third Series, Vol. 51, (October, 1917 – June, 1918).
William Ronald Reid Jr., was born in Victoria, British Columbia; his father was American William Ronald Reid Sr., of Scottish-German descentand his mother, Sophie Gladstone Reid, was from the Kaadaas gaah Kiiguwaay, Raven/Wolf Clanof T'anuu, more commonly known as the Haida, one of the First Nationsof the Pacific coast. However, Reid was raised without knowledge of his Haida heritage due to the oppressive measures of the Indian Act.
M’vam Georges Collinet, also known in his early career by the nickname Maxi Voom Voom, is a Cameroonian-French-American broadcaster. He is known for hosting radio shows, such as the internationally distributed radio program Afropop Worldwide; and for hosting and creating documentary television shows and films. From 1965 until the late 1990s, Collinet hosted a hugely popular morning show broadcast by Voice of America which had over 120 million daily listeners. He is widely considered the ...
1890 was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar and a common year starting on Monday of the Julian calendar, the 1890th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 890th year of the 2nd millennium, the 90th year of the 19th century, and the 1st year of the 1890s decade. As of the start of 1890, the ...
Angie Goff is a Korean-born American broadcast journalist currently at WTTG in Washington D.C. Goff also writes the popular blog OhMyGoff known for showcasing viewer generated content. She was also a fill-in anchor for NBC News' Early Today. Angie Goff Goff, on the set of Early Today, in December 2014. Born Angela Goff March 17, 1980 Seoul, South Korea StatusMarried EducationB.A. from George Mason University OccupationTelevision Journalist News Anchor at WTTG ChildrenAdora Kate Robert IV Wren We