On July 6, 1946, in New Haven, Connecticut, a son was born to Barbarba and George Bush Sr. and named him George Walker Bush Jr. He was named after his father and ended up being the oldest and having 6 brothers and sisters. Bush went to public schools and then when the Bush family moved to Houston, Texas he finished his high school years at Phillips Academy a private school. After graduation, Bush went to Yale
Selective System.Elvis received his Selective Service No. 40-86-35-16 and on Monday,March 24,1958 at 6:35 AM,Elvis,accompained by his parents and a group of friends,reported to the Mephis Draft Board.From there,he and twelve other recruits were bused to Kennedy and sworn in,Elvis said his good-byes and Private Presley was bused with the others from Memphis to Fort Chaffee,Arkansas for further processing.There he recieved his famous G.I. haircut and coined the phrase "Hair today,Gone tomorrow," in a comment to the news media.Elvis was assigned to the Second Armored Division's "Hell on Wheels"unit (formely led by Gemeral George Patton) and was stationed at Fort Hooa,Texas.Later on,Elvis was posted in Germany.He was finally discharged in
Through a scholarship, however, he was able to study at Hampton Normal Agricultural Institute of Virginia and years later he graduated in 1875. Four years later he founded Tuskegee University.  W. E. B. Du Bois on the other hand though was born on Feb. 23, 1868, in Great Barrington, Massachusetts. He received his Bachelors of Arts from Fisk University in Nashville, Tennessee in 1888.
Last but not least Milton Stover Eisenhower born on September 15, 1899, in Abilene Dickinson Country, Kansas. Eisenhower attended Abilene High School and graduated the class of 1909. He when and graduated from West Point college as the class of 1915. A friend urged him to apply to the Naval Academy. Though Eisenhower passed the entrance exam, he was beyond the age of eligibility for admission to the Naval Academy.
All through the second term he continued to promote his Atoms for Peace program. Eisenhower also supported the creation of the Interstate Highway System during his time in office; His other distinctions include signing the 1957 Civil Rights Act and setting up a permanent Civil Rights Commission. He was additionally responsible for signing the bill to form the National Aeronautics and Space Administration. Poised to depart office in January of 1961, Eisenhower gave a televised farewell address in which he warned the nation against the dangers of the Cold War "military-industrial
Truman:- Harry Truman was president of America after the death of F D Roosevelt in April 1945. Harry Truman gave the order for the atomic bombs to be dropped on Hiroshima and Nagasaki and he represented the United States at Potsdam, the last of the great war meetings. Harry Truman was born in 1884 in Lamar, Missouri. He was brought up in a rural background and in World War one he served on the Western Front as a captain in the American artillery. After the war, he took a law degree at Kansas City and after this he moved into the social and political circles of the Democrat Party.
In 1922 his second son was born. That same year, Eisenhower assumed the role of executive officer to General Fox Conner in the Panama Canal Zone. In 1924, Eisenhower applied to the Army’s prestigious graduate school, the Command and General Staff School at Ft. Leavenworth, and was accepted. He graduated first in his class in 1926, with a firm reputation for his military superior skill. From 1935 to 1939 Eisenhower served under MacArthur as assistant military advisor to the Philippines.
Riley Larsen Mr. Becker History 2020 15 July, 2010 Dwight D. Eisenhower Dwight David Eisenhower was born on October 14, 1890 and lived until March 29, 1969. Dwight D. Eisenhower is best known for being the 34th President of the United States, from 1953 to 1961. He is also known for being a five-star general in the United States Army (Kelly). Born October 14, 1890, Dwight Eisenhower was the third of seven boys born to David Jacob Eisenhower and Ida Eisenhower. He was born in Denison, Texas and later moved to Abilene, Kansas.
In November 1919, president Wilson announced November 11 as the first memorial of Armistice Day with the following words: "To us in America, the reflections of Armistice Day will be filled with solemn pride in the heroism of those who died in the country’s service and with gratitude for the victory, both because of the thing from which it has freed us and because of the opportunity it has given America to show her sympathy with peace and justice in the councils of the nations…" Later that same year on October 8th, President Dwight D. Eisenhower announced it Veterans Day, instead of Armistice Day. Why is it important to honor a Veteran? It is important because they sacrificed their lives for every one of us. They did what they did so that we could live free and normal lives. As they were risking their lives, we were living our lives as normal as possible like they would want us to.
William Henry Seward has many things in Alaska named after him such as streets, peninsulas, mountains and more. He even has his own holiday! Seward’s Day is a state holiday that commemorates the signing of the Alaska Purchase Treaty on March 30, 1867 and it is held on the last Monday in March. When Alaska came into the union it entered as a democratic state but in recent years it has been recognized a more Republican state. The current governor, Sean Parnell and the last two governors have all been Republican.