Warsaw (/ ˈ w ɔːr s ɔː / WOR-saw; Polish: Warszawa (); see also other names) is the capital and largest city of Poland.The metropolis stands on the Vistula River in east-central Poland and its population is officially estimated at 1.8 million residents within a greater metropolitan area of 3.1 million residents, which makes Warsaw the 7th most-populous capital city in the European Union.
Nov 03, 2012 · New River Notes, a leading genealogy resource for the New River Valley of North Carolina and Virginia, launched its new look website today. New River Notes was originally launched in 1998 by Jeffrey C. Weaver providing New River Valley researchers with a new wealth of information and that tradition is continued today by the Grayson County ...
1945 was a common year starting on Monday of the Gregorian calendar, the 1945th year of the Common Era (CE) and Anno Domini (AD) designations, the 945th year of the 2nd millennium, the 45th year of the 20th century, and the 6th year of the 1940s decade.
Biography of Bill Gates (excerpt) William Henry "Bill" Gates III (born October 28, 1955 (birth time source: Rodden)) is an American business magnate, software developer, and philanthropist. He is best known as the co-founder of Microsoft Corporation.
Princess Henrietta was born on 16 June 1644, on the eve of the Second Battle of Newbury during the Civil War, at Bedford House in Exeter, a seat of William Russell, 5th Earl of Bedford (1613–1700), who had recently returned to the Royalist side.
1974 – The SR-71 Blackbird sets (and holds) the record for flying from New York to London in the time of one hour, 54 minutes and 56.4 seconds at a speed of 1,435.587 miles per hour (2,310.353 km/h).