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January 2017

Daniel Webster @ Franklin, New Hampshire
Daniel Webster @ Franklin, New Hampshire
Born January 18, 1782 Senator from Massachusetts Secretary of State under Presidents Harrison, Tyler and Fillmore Webster’s “Seventh of March” speech in defense of the [...]
Georgia secedes from the Union @ Georgia
Jan 19 all-day American History
On January 19, 1861, Georgia is the fifth of eleven states to secede from the Union.
Robert E. Lee @ Westmoreland County, Virginia
Robert E. Lee @ Westmoreland County, Virginia
Born January 19, 1807 General for the south during the Civil War.
Richard Henry Lee @ Westmoreland County, Virginia
Richard Henry Lee @ Westmoreland County, Virginia
Born: January 20, 1732 Representing Virginia at the Continental Congress
Robert Morris @ Lancashire, England
Robert Morris @ Lancashire, England
Born January 20, 1734 Representing Pennsylvania at the Continental Congress
Stonewall Jackson @ Clarksburg, West Virginia
Stonewall Jackson @ Clarksburg, West Virginia
Jonathan “Stonewall” Jackson was born on January 21, 1824 General for the south during the civil war
National "The Walking Dead" Day
Jan 22 all-day
National “The Walking Dead Day” So if your have never watched The Walking Dead before then i recommend it as long as you don’t [...]
Joseph Hewes @ Princeon, New Jersey
Joseph Hewes @ Princeon, New Jersey
Born: January 23, 1730 Representing North Carolina at the Continental Congress
The 24th Amendment is ratified, abolishes poll tax
Jan 23 all-day American History
Ratified on January 23, 1964, this amendment abolishes the poll tax, which originally had been instituted in 11 southern states after Reconstruction to make it [...]
Charles Curtis @ Topeka, Kansas
Charles Curtis @ Topeka, Kansas
Born January 25, 1860 Thirty-First Vice President under Herbert Hoover
General Douglas MacArthur @ Little Rock, Arkansas
General Douglas MacArthur @ Little Rock, Arkansas
Born January 26, 1880 MacArthur fought in World War I, World War II and the Korean War. He officially accepted Japan’s surrender in WWII.
Julia Grant @ St. Lois, Missouri
Julia Grant @ St. Lois, Missouri
Born January 26, 1826 Wife to President Ulysses S. Grant.
Louisiana secedes from the Union @ Louisiana
Jan 26 all-day American History
On January 26, 1861, Louisiana is the sixth of eleven states to secede from the Union