1738 – Born in Litchfield, Connecticut on January 21st. He was a hero of the American Revolution, leader of the Green Mountain Boys, and promoter of the independence and statehood of Vermont. 1953-1963 – He settled in Vermont after fighting in the French and Indian War. 1770 – He emerged as the military leader of ..
1126 – Abernathy was born in Linden, Alabama, on March 11, 1926. 1950 – The son of a farmer, he served in the army during World War II and afterward enrolled at Alabama State University, in Montgomery, Alabama, graduating with a degree in mathematics. His involvement in political activism began in college while he was ..