Boss Tweed, Marshall Plan, Ron Brown

On this day: April 3
Vladimir Lenin arrives in Russia from exile, marking the beginning of Bolshevik leadership in the Russian Revolution (1917)

President Harry S Truman signs the Marshall Plan, authorizing $5 billion in aid for 16 countries (1948)

Martin Luther King Jr. delivers his "I've Been to the Mountaintop" speech (1968)

b: William Marcy Tweed (1823); d: Jesse James (1882), Bruno Richard Hauptmann (1936), Ron Brown (1996)

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