Archive for the 'Founded' Category

IT MADE HISTORY ON THIS DAY

Today-In-Historytitle

RossSimpson1
ROSS SIMPSON

Image result for president fdr's first fireside chat

On this day in 1933, President Franklin Roosevelt
presented his first presidential address to the nation. It was the first of the "Fireside
Chats." He used the informal radio addresses to explain his policies
to the American public.

Related image

associated-press-3

Image result for the founder of the girl scouts

The Girl Scout organization was founded on this day in 1912 by 
Juliette Gordon Low (above) (1860-1927). The original name was 
Girl Guides.

A meeting in 1912 with Sir Robert Baden-Powell, the founder of
Boy Scouts, inspired Juliette to establish Girl Scouts that same
year. The first gathering was a small troop of 18 culturally and
ethnically diverse girls. The organization serves millions of girl
members today.

 

 

Related image


Related image

Image result for the founder of the girl scouts

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Conviction,Founded,HISTORY,Mass Murder,Musical,Nazi Germany,Opening,President,Scouting and have No Comments

IT MADE HISTORY ON THIS DAY

today in history

 david melendy ap david melendy ap 2
DAVID MELENDY

Image result for fdr gives his inauguration speech in 1933

Image result for fdr gives his inauguration speech in 1933

On this day in 1933, the 32nd United States President, Franklin D.
Roosevelt
(center) was sworn in and gave his inauguration speech
during the worst crisis America had faced since the Civil War. By 
early 1933, the U.S. economy had sunk to its lowest point in the
period known
at the Great Depression. In Roosevelt’s speech he
said "We have
nothing to fear, but fear itself." 

Image result for fdr gives his inauguration speech in 1933


Image result for fdr inauguration 1933

Image result for fdr inauguration 1933

posted by Bob Karm in AAA,AFFAIR,ANNIVERSARY,Founded,HISTORY,NEWSPAPER,POLITICAL,President and have No Comments

IT MADE HISTORY ON THIS DAY

today in history

MikeGracia1
MIKE GRACIA

Image result for abraham lincoln

(February 12, 1809 – April 15, 1865)

Abraham Lincoln was a lawyer and politician. He served as the 16th president of the United States from 1861 until his assassination in
April 1865. Lincoln led the nation through the
Civil War, its bloodiest
war and its greatest moral, constitutional, and political crisis. He preserved the
Union
, abolished slavery, strengthened the government, 
and modernized the economy.

Image result for abraham lincoln
On May 18, 1860,  Abraham Lincoln was
nominated as the Republican candidate
for President of the United States.

Related image

Related image

AssociatedPressLogo-main

Related image

On this day in 1999, the U.S. Senate voted on whether to remove President Bill Clinton from office following an impeachment trial
which lasted five-weeks. Clinton was acquitted on both articles
of impeachment. On the first charge of perjury, 45 Democrats
and 10 Republicans voted “not guilty”and on the charge of
obstruction of justice the Senate was split 50-50.

.  

Image result for president bill clinton acquitted by the u.s. senate in 1999

Image result for president bill clinton acquitted by the u.s. senate in 1999

After the trial concluded, President Clinton said he was “profoundly sorry” for the burden his behavior imposed on Congress and the American people.

Image result for president bill clinton acquitted by the u.s. senate in 1999
President Clinton heads back to the Oval Office after making his statement to the press.

posted by Bob Karm in AFFAIR,ANNIVERSARY,BIRTHDAY,Comic Strip,DEATH,Founded,HISTORY,Impeachment,NAACP,Naturalist,NEWSPAPER,POLITICAL,President,Scandal,Senate and have No Comments

HIGHLIGHTS OF THIS DAY IN HISTORY

Today-In-Historytitle

sandy kozel 3
SANDY KOZEL

Image result for apollo 8 christmas message

Image result for apollo 8 christmas message
Apollo 8 astronauts, James A. Lovell, William Anders and Frank 
Borman, reached the moon on this day in 1968. They orbited the 
moon 10 times before coming back to Earth. Seven months later 
man first landed on the moon.

Image result for apollo 8 christmas message

Image result for apollo 8 christmas message
Apollo 8 crew members (from left) James A. Lovell Jr., William A.
Anders and Frank Borman.

                            Image result for apollo 8 christmas message

                                              

Related image

Related image

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Apollo mission,Astronauts,Bible,Christmas,Founded,Greeting,HISTORY,NASA,Opening,RADIO,Religion and have No Comments

ON THIS DAY IN HISTORY

todayinhistory

Tim maguire
TIM MAGUIRE

Image result for president william mckinley assassination
On this day in 1901, President William McKinley was shot and
mortally wounded (he died eight days later) by Leon Czolgosz,
an American anarchist, was executed the following October.

Image result for president william mckinley assassination

Related image
Leon Czolgosz

AssociatedPressLogo-main

Image result for funeral for princess diana
The funeral for Britain’s Princess Diana was on this day
in 1997.

Image result for funeral for princess diana

AssociatedPressLogo-main

                           Piggly Wiggly logo

Piggly Wiggly is a supermarket chain in the Southern and Midwestern regions
of the U.S. The first outlet opened in 1916 in
Memphis, Tennessee, and is
notable for having been the first true
self-service grocery store, and the
originator of various familiar supermarket features such as checkout stands, individual item price marking and shopping carts. The current company headquarters is in
Keene, New Hampshire. Currently, more than 600
independently owned Piggly Wiggly stores operate in 17 states, primarily
in smaller cities and towns.


Piggly Wiggly founder Clarence Saunders.
(August 9, 1881 – September 23, 1953)

AssociatedPressLogo-main

Image result for young roger waters

Image result for roger waters 2018
George Roger Waters is 75 years old today.

Bass player, composer, vocalist Roger Waters was co-founder,
and front man of the English rock band
Pink Floyd, the group
known for songs like "Shine On You Crazy Diamond."

Image result for roger waters 2018

                           Image result for pink floyd logo

posted by Bob Karm in ANNIVERSARY,Assassin,Assassination,BIRTHDAY,CURRENT EVENTS,DEATH,Director,Founded,Founders,Funeral,HISTORY,MAGAZINES,MOVIES,MUSIC,Musician,Nun,President,Religion,Royalty,THEN AND NOW and have No Comments