Or Sunday, if it’s tomorrow. Or today if it is tomorrow when you read this…..
Now I’m confused.
And since I won’t have many more chances to do so this year…
On this day in 1779 John Adams was elected to negotiate with the British over peace terms.
In 1939, after 19 days of resistance, Warsaw, Poland, surrendered to the Germans after being invaded by the Nazis and the Soviet Union during World War II.
In 1979 the Department of Education became the 13th Cabinet in U.S. history after the final approval from Congress.
And in 1989 two men went over the 176-foot-high Niagara Falls in a barrel. Jeffrey Petkovich and Peter Debernardi were the first to ever survive the Horshoe Falls.
Quote of the Day
“Our contest is not only whether we ourselves shall be free, but whether there shall be left to mankind an asylum on earth for civil and religious liberty.”
Today is Shaun Cassidy’s birthday.
And it’s Nikki Hassman’s too.