Jan-22, 1973: A Landmark Supreme Court Case, Fallen Giants and Disaster at Kano

January 23, 1973, saw the U.S. Supreme Court announce its ruling in Roe v Wade, the death of President Lyndon Johnson, the deadliest aviation accident and George Foreman’s stunning upset of Heavyweight Champion Joe Frazier. Roe v. Wade Legalizes Abortion … Continue reading Jan-22, 1973: A Landmark Supreme Court Case, Fallen Giants and Disaster at Kano

Sept-19: Presidents, Show Men and Mad Men

September 19th is marked by President Washington’s Farewell address (which was only printed, never delivered) and the death of President Garfield from an assassin’s bullet.  It is also marks the revocation of Charlie Chaplin’s re-entry permit by the U.S. government, the … Continue reading Sept-19: Presidents, Show Men and Mad Men