(GM), is born on August 29, 1876, in Loudonville, Ohio.
Of the 140 patents Kettering obtained over the course of his lifetime, perhaps the most notable was his electric self-starter for the automobile, patented in... Lee deals a stinging defeat to Union General John Pope at the Second Battle of Bull Run, Virginia—a battle that arose out of the failure of Union General George Mc Clellan’s Peninsular campaign earlier in the summer.
The dark red facades of the main house and the stables, the immense tree-shaded grounds and the warm, attentive service make this a unique, magical place.
A polo team practices on the field next door, and the rooms, fittingly, are named after famous horses.
As Ritchie becomes famous Bob begins to resent him and that provides the film with some of its most powerful and heartbreaking scenes.
The film's other effective moments come between Ritchie and his girlfriend Donna.
Frustrated with Mc Clellan, who was still camped on the James...
Bamba, according to Johnson, cut him out of the process.Barrett declares that most of the “captive populations” in Soviet satellite nations oppose the Russians. On July 27, 1996, during the Summer Games in Atlanta, a pipe bomb with nails went off in crowded Centennial Olympic Park, killing one woman and injuring 111 other people....On this day in 1960, the storm that would become Hurricane Donna forms near Cape Verde off the African coast.Hurricane Katrina makes landfall near New Orleans, Louisiana, as a Category 4 hurricane on this day in 2005.Despite being only the third most powerful storm of the 2005 hurricane season, Katrina was the worst natural disaster in the history of the United States. On this day in 1779, at what is modern-day Elmira, New York, near the state’s southwestern border with Pennsylvania, Continental forces led by Major General John Sullivan and Brigadier General James Clinton defeat a combined force of Loyalists and Indians commanded by Captain Walter Butler and Chief Joseph Brant. Charles Franklin Kettering, the American engineer and longtime director of research for General Motors Corp.