The 23-year-old Brando played the rough, working-class Polish-American Stanley Kowalski, whose violent clash with...In a letter dated December 3, 1776, General George Washington writes to Congress from his headquarters in Trenton, New Jersey, to report that he had transported much of the Continental Army’s stores and baggage across the Delaware River to Pennsylvania.In a confidential memorandum to Defense Secretary Robert Mc Namara, Assistant Secretary of Defense John Mc Naughton outlines the terms that should precede any permanent bombing halt.He said that North Vietnam must not only cease infiltration efforts, but also take steps to withdraw troops currently operating in South Vietnam. As part of a general upheaval within the French government and military due in part to demoralizing losses at Verdun and the Somme, the formidable General Joseph-Jacques-CÉsaire Joffre is dismissed as commander in chief of the French forces in favor of General Robert Nivelle.On this day in 1857, Jozef Teodor Konrad Korzeniowski–later known as Joseph Conrad–is born in Poland.
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Chicago is a straight up juggernaut of culture, food and events. Take in the architecture cruising the Chicago River.
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Germany had occupied Greece to bail out Italy after Italy’s failed invasion threatened to leave Greece open to Allied occupation.
When Germany arrived, various Greek resistance forces gave...