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Born on August 19, 1946, William Jefferson Clinton, the 42nd President of the United States.
Who Said It? “We have produced a comprehensive plan to guarantee health care security to all Americans.”
At 7 PM on August 14, 1945, President Truman told reporters gathered in the White House that Japan had surrendered.
Who Said It? “Let them come to Berlin.”
Born on August 10, 1874, Herbert Clark Hoover. the 31st president of the United States.
Pop Quiz: Who was Gerald Ford’s Vice President?
50 years ago, on August 7, 1964, Congress approved a resolution that soon became the legal rationalization for the Vietnam War
“What is this terrible new weapon?” The atomic bomb was dropped on Hiroshima on August 6, 1945.
Before 1776, the date of July 4 was not a happy one in Washington’s life. What was he doing that day?
The signers of the Declaration of Independence. A printer, a politician, a duelist, a Connecticut Yankee and the most famous signature in U.S. history