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1 day ago · The Pirate Island of Jean Lafitte (1998), an 18-minute film directed by C. Grant Mitchell, is screened year-round at the Pier 21 Theater in Galveston. Jean LaFoote is a fictional pirate character from the Cap'n Crunch breakfast cereal's character set. The character's name is a wordplay on that of the historical pirate. Lafitte's journal
- September 25, 1780
- pirate, privateer, spy, naval artillery officer
- circa February 5, 1823
1 day ago · Jericho then began a long feud with Dean Malenko, in which Jericho repeatedly claimed he was a better wrestler than Malenko, but refused to wrestle him.Because of his mastery of technical wrestling, Malenko was known as "The Man of 1,000 Holds", so Jericho claimed to be "The Man of 1,004 Holds"; Jericho mentions in his autobiography that this line originated from an IWA interview he saw as a ...
- 6 ft 0 in (183 cm)
- 227 lb (103 kg)
- October 2, 1990
1 day ago · A member of the United States House of Representatives for 50 years, Carl Vinson was, for 29 years, the Chairman of the House Naval Affairs and Armed Services Committee; Vinson was the principal sponsor of the so-called "Vinson Acts", culminating in the Two-Ocean Navy Act of 1940, which provided for the massive naval shipbuilding effort in World War II.
21 hours ago · Background. The phrase "black swan" derives from a Latin expression; its oldest known occurrence is from the 2nd-century Roman poet Juvenal's characterization in his Satire VI of something being "rara avis in terris nigroque simillima cygno" ("a rare bird in the lands and very much like a black swan").
21 hours ago · John Mason (October, 1600 – January 30, 1672), was an early English settler, soldier, commander, and Deputy Governor of the Connecticut Colony.Mason was best known for leading the English settlers at an attack on the Pequot and the Mystic Fort, an event that ended up being known as the Mystic Massacre which effectively ended the hegemony of the Pequot tribe in southeast Connecticut.
1 day ago · President Joe Biden announced Wednesday that the U.S. will pull all troops from Afghanistan by Sept. 11 of this year — the 20th anniversary of the 2001 terrorist attacks on this nation ...