Lost and Found – September 4th Edition

What to remember about September 4th…

    • 1864  Confederate cavalry raider Colonel John Hunt Morgan dies during Union attack
    • 1886  Apache chief Geronimo surrenders to U.S. forces; end of the Indian Wars in the Southwest
    • 1940  Submarine U-652 fires on USS Greer near Iceland; 1st hostilities by Germany against the United States
    • 1957  Democrat Governor Orval Faubus of Arkansas orders National Guard troops to prevent desegregation of Little Rock public schools
    • 1957  Ford’s Edsel arrives in showrooms across America;
    • 1972  In Berlin, American swimmer Mark Spitz wins record 7th gold medal at a single Olympic Games
    • 1998  Stanford University students Larry Page and Sergey Brin found Google
    • 2002  Kelly Clarkson wins the 1st American Idol competition
    • 2006  Australian wildlife expert and conservationist Stephen Robert “Crocodile Hunter Steve” Irwin dies in diving accident
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