On January 20, 1961, John F. Kennedy became the 35th President of the United States.
"Yesterday, December 7, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked!”
Nearing the end of a bloody and tragic Civil War, Abraham Lincoln delivered one of his most famous speeches—his second inaugural address on March 4, 1865.
Do you know who was the first US President to be the son of a former US President?
Tom Brokaw once said, “...you feel the excitement of being on the cusp of something so profound you can’t put it into words..."
Yet Thomas Jefferson did exactly that!
He authored the Declaration of Independence! And at 33 years of age, he joined the signers officially adopting the Declaration in 1776.