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Michael Beschloss
Presidential historian. 9 books. Presidential Historian, Contributor, PBS , . Born Chicago. Williams College.
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Michael Beschloss 2h
FDR became 1st sitting POTUS to fly, traveling to Casablanca to see Winston Churchill, this week 1943:
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Michael Beschloss 17h
18th Amendment was ratified tomorrow 1919, launching Prohibition:
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Michael Beschloss 19h
Martin Luther King, Jr. after arrest in Montgomery Bus Boycott, 1956:
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Michael Beschloss 22h
Martin Luther King, Jr., was born 88 years ago today :
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Best I can do is LBJ on ranch in red swimming pool robe (1968).
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Michael Beschloss Jan 14
In Martin Luther King’s briefcase on night of his death was his book “Strength to Love”:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 14
Martin Luther King, Jr., with his son while pulling burnt cross from his lawn, 1960:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 13
Martin Luther King, arrested for "loitering," 1958, Montgomery, Alabama:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 13
Outgoing President Ford practicing golf in Andrews AFB hangar 40 years ago today:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 12
Jacqueline Kennedy writes Pat Nixon to say revisiting White House would be “painful”--this week 1970:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 12
Eisenhower & Nixon campaign together 1952:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 12
Revealing image of RFK, JFK, LBJ, White House, 1963:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 12
Kennedys dedicate new State Dining Room mantel under Lincoln portrait, White House, 1962:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 12
LBJ awards Presidential Medal of Freedom to JFK posthumously, accepted by Robert Kennedy 1963:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 12
Joe Biden sworn in as Senator for first time, with injured son Beau at side, this week 1973:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 12
Hattie Caraway became first woman elected to United States Senate 85 years ago today:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 11
Operation Desert Storm began this week 1991:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 11
Rolling Stones, London, 50 years ago today, on release of “Ruby Tuesday”:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 11
Abraham Lincoln, photographed this week 1864:
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Michael Beschloss Jan 11
Grand Canyon was declared national monument by Theodore Roosevelt today 1908:
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