IN 1790 CE Benjamen Franklin died at age 84.
IN 1815 CE volcanic eruptions from the Tambora volcano in Indonesia finally end after 12 days and around 100000 dead. 71 more words
A counter-revolutionary brigade, armed, trained and transported by the U.S., arrived in the Zapata Swamp, southern part of Matanzas, Cuba, on the morning of April 17, 1961. 65 more words
“I spent as much time as I could trying to emphasize that he had the great gift of leadership, but that it was the responsibility of a leader not always to follow public opinion but to help to direct it in proper channels, not to give the people what they think they want at a time of emotional stress but to make them want what they ought to have.” 1,212 more words
We stayed in Playa Giron, Province of Matanzas, Cuba, for two nights at Horizontes Playa Giron Hotel. The only reason to stay at this hotel because it was attached to a diving center and based on my research, it was the only diving center in the area. 357 more words