7/26/13

Frank Marshall Davis, Boko Haram, Cash-for-Clunkers

On this day: June 26
End of the June Days Uprising in Paris (1848)

The first U.S. troops arrive in France to fight alongside Britain, France, Italy, and Russia against Germany, and Austria-Hungary in World War I (1917)

U.S. occupying forces leave the Dominican Republic (1924)

John F. Kennedy speaks the famous words "I am a jelly donut" on a visit to West Berlin (1963)

The progressive-backed Nigerian Islamist group Boko Haram attacks a police station in Bauchi, leading to reprisals by the Nigeria Police Force and four days of violence across multiple cities (2009)

President B. Hussein Obama signs the progressive 'Cash-for-Clunkers' bill into law (2009)

b: Willy Messerschmitt (1898); d: Max Kögel (1946), Frank Marshall Davis (1987)

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