1940 – Born in Carlsbad, New Mexico on the 1st of November. 1965 -He was severely wounded in the knee by a feces-covered punji stick while leading a patrol in the Central Highlands of Vietnam, southeast of Pleiku in May. 1966 – Sadler recorded song. The "Ballad of the Green Berets" was picked up ..
1138 – He was born on this year into a Kurdish, family in Tirkit. 1169 – He eventually succeeded the defeated faction and his uncle as vizier in this year. 1170 – He retreated from an invasion of the Kingdom of Jerusalem on this year. 1171 – He had the imams pronounce ..
1889 – Born on October 10th in Oyster Bay, New York. The second son of President Theodore Roosevelt. 1912 – Graduated from Harvard University 1914 – Married to Belle Wyatt Willard on June 10th. 1939 – He served the British Army for three years. 1943 – He committed suicide on June 4th in Fort Richardson, ..
1900 – Born on March 12th in Tunja, Colombia. A professional soldier and dictator of Colombia whose corrupt and authoritarian regime converted his nationwide popularity into united national hostility. 1920 – Graduated from the Colombian Military Academy. 1924-1933 – Rojas Pinilla earned a civil engineering degree in the United States while on inactive military status. ..
1809 – Albert Pike, born on the 29th of December in Boston, Massachusetts, USA. Son of Benjamin and Sarah (Andrews) Pike, and spent his childhood in Byfield and Newburyport, Massachusetts He was a Lawyer, journalist, and soldier. 1831 – Left New England to seek his fortune in the West. 1837 – He taught at schools, ..
1893 – He was born on the 18th day of March this year near Oswestry in Shropshire of mixed English and Welsh ancestry. 1897 – On his grandfather’s death, the family was forced to move to lodgings in the back streets of Birkenhead. 1903 – He was educated at the Birkenhead Institute and ..
1584 – He was born on the 13th day of June this year into the Hirata samurai family, in the village of Miyamoto. It is said that he may have studied at the Yoshioka Ryu School, which was also said to be a school Musashi defeated single-handedly during his later years, although this is uncertain. ..
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1996-2001 – McNaughton graduated high school and joined the police in July. – A transit officer with New York City Police Department. 2005 – Killed in Baghdad, Iraq, where he was struck by sniper fire while he was in a guard tower on August 2nd. 2.8 / 5 (..
1872 – Born in Guelph, Ontario on the 30th of November. 1894 – While attending the university he joined the Zeta Psi Fraternity. – He then studied medicine on a scholarship at the University of Toronto. 1910 – He accompanied Lord Grey, the Governor General of Canada, on a canoe trip to Hudson ..