Friday, April 17, 2009
[1790 - Benjamin Franklin, statesman, printer, scientist, writer dies in Philadelphia at age 84]
[1903 - Gregor Piatigorsky, cellist, born in Ekaterinoslav, Ukraine]
[1961 - Bay of Pigs invasion of Cuba begins]
Fathers of Our Nation
Are you filled with a sense of wonder at how this nation came to be born? What unique alignment of the cosmos produced the individuals and the circumstances that gave rise to the modern experiment in democratic government that has so changed the social, political, and economic fabric of this world?
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