8/4/12

Woodrow's War, Yasser Arafat, Baracko

On this day: August 4
Germany invades Belgium, the United Kingdom declares war on Germany, the U.S. declares its neutrality (1914)

Diplomatic relations between Mexico and the Soviet Union are established (1924)

A tip from a Dutch informer leads the Gestapo to a sealed-off area in an Amsterdam warehouse where they find Jewish diarist Anne Frank and her family (1944)

President Barack Obama's 50th birthday is marked with a lavish, celebrity-studded Chicago bash, while the U.S. remains mired in 'silent crisis' of Obama's making (2011)

b: Yasser Arafat (1929), David Lange (1942), Alberto Gonzales (1955), Barack Obama (1961)


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