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US diplomat, inventor, physicist, politician, and printer   1718 – Becomes printer’s apprentice to James, his older brother.    1724 – 1726 – Lives and works as a printer in London. Returns to Philadelphia to clerk a store.   1727 – Founds the Junto group.    1728 – Established printing business in Philadelphia   1729 – ..

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1752 – Born on January 1, in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.            – Betsy attended Friends(Quaker) schools, where she learned reading, writing a trade, and sewing.   1773 – Eloped with John Ross and went across the Delaware River to New Jersey, where they were married by William Franklin, Benjamin Franklin’s son. The couple were ..

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1750 – Born in Boston, Mass on the 20th of May. 1770 – He went to France as secretary to Benjamin Franklin. 1785 – He studied military science; returned to the United States and settled in Philadelphia. 1801 – He entered the United States Army as major of the Second Regiment of Artillerists and Engineers ..

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1902 – Born in Atlanta, Georgia on the 17th of March. 1921 – Jones had a unique relationship with the town of St Andrews, Scotland. On his first appearance on the Old Course in The Open Championship, he withdrew after 11 holes in the third round. 1922 – Jones graduated from Georgia Tech in mechanical ..

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1707 – Born on the 7th of March. 1732 – He served in Rhode Island’s colonial assembly. 1738 – He served as a Speaker. 1754 – He represented Rhode Island at the Albany Congress in New York, where he and others considered Benjamin Franklin’s early plan for uniting the colonies and arranging an alliance with ..

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