1995 – The Citadel is steeped in tradition — a tradition that included a men-only admissions policy until a court order forced the school to admit a woman. 1996 – Nancy Mace entered The Citadel and after three years became the first female graduate of the South Carolina military college. 1999 – Credits transferred from ..
1839 – He was born this year in Baltimore, Maryland, he moved to Kentucky at a young age. 1852 – His family moved to Greencastle, Indiana. He studied pharmacology at the Good Samaritan Pharmacy in Lafayette and became a chemist and pharmacist. 1860 – He opened a drug store in Indianapolis in this ..
1888 – Born in Tremadog, Caernarfonshire, North Wales on the 16th of August. 1905 – Lawrence ran away from home and served for a few weeks as a boy soldier with the Royal Garrison Artillery at St Mawes Castle in Cornwall; he was bought out. 1907 – Lawrence was educated at Jesus College, Oxford. During ..
Polish engineer, patriot, and soldier in American Revoluti..
1755 – Simon Kenton, born on the 3rd of April in Fauquier County, Virginia. He grew up helping his father on their family farm and therefore had no opportunity to go to school. 1771 – At the age of sixteen, he became involved in a fight involving a woman. Believing he had killed a man, ..
1767 – Born in St. Leonhard in Passeier, South Tyrol on the 22nd of November. 1791 – He was elected into the Tyrolean Landtag. 1809 – In January, he was part of a delegation to Vienna to ask Emperor Francis II of Austria for support for a possible uprising. – The Tyrolean rebellion ..
1320 – Born in Broons, near Dinan, in Bretagne. A constable of France, the most famous French warrior of his age. 1338 – He first made himself a name as a soldier at the tournament held at Rennes. 1341 – He served his apprenticeship as a soldier. 1342 – He distinguished himself by a brilliant ..
1807 – Garibaldi was born in the city of Nice. 1833 – In November, Garibaldi met Mazzini himself, starting a relationship which later would become rather troublesome. 1834 – In February, he participated in a failed Mazzinian insurrection in Piedmont, was sentenced to death in absentia by a Genoese court, and fled to Marseilles. 1839 ..