Thomas Faith
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Historian at @HistoryAtState, editor at @SHFGHistorians, and author of Behind the Gas Mask: http://t.co/GCollRicKC. Views here are my own.

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RT @MrSebastienB: #OTD in 1944: President Franklin D. Roosevelt announces the start of the 6th War Loan Drive with the goal of $14 billion…

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RT @triviapotus: #OTD in 1939, FDR laid the cornerstone of his presidential library. presidency.ucsb.edu/ws/index.php?p…

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RT @USNHistory: #OTD in 1944, USS Blackfin (SS 322) diverts from her war patrol and picks up captured Japanese cryptographic and technical…

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RT @triviapotus: #OTD in 1933, FDR established diplomatic relations with the Soviet Union. Ties had been severed since 1917. https://t.co/D…

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#OTD 1939 FDR set the cornerstone of the new Jefferson Memorial. stating "in honor of the ever-present vitality of… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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RT @PareLorentz: #OTD in 1944: President Roosevelt announced his fourth inauguration would be at the White House, minus the parade,... http…

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of Pare Lorentz Center 5 days ago


RT @USNHistory: #OTD in 1942, @USNavy SBDs (VS 10) and TBFs (VT 10), @USMC SBDs (VMSB 132), along with Marine Corps and @USArmy coast artil…

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RT @triviapotus: #OTD in 1942, FDR congratulated General Eisenhower on the allied landings in North Africa.
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RT @USNavy: #OTD 1942: All five Sullivan brothers were lost when USS Juneau (CL 52) was destroyed during the Naval Battle of Guadalcanal -…

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RT @SurfaceWarriors: #OTD 1942: Naval Battle of Guadalcanal begins; 75yrs on #WWII campaign events still impact #SURFOR https://t.co/HyIIqk…

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RT @SalfordUni_PCH: #OTD 1979: Anthony Blunt, the Surveyor of the Queen’s Pictures, was stripped of his knighthood after admitting to being…

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of PCH Salford about 5 hours ago

#OTD 20 Nov 1917 - The Battle of Cambrai began. Watch this video from @TankMuseum to find out more... m.youtube.com/watch?v=DX_BnN…

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RT @ICBMHistory: #OTD 1962 Launch of a #Minuteman I “A” takes place at Cape Canaveral (Site LC-31B) to the Atlantic Missile Range.

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RT @ICBMHistory: #OTD 1992 12th Missile Squadron regains alert status with the emplacement of the first #Minuteman III at LF J-09. The firs…

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RT @SalfordUni_PCH: #OTD 1942: Red Army soldiers under General Georgi Zhukov launch Operation Uranus, a counteroffensive to trap German Six…

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of PCH Salford about 22 hours ago


RT @SalfordUni_PCH: #OTD 1985: President Ronald Reagan and Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev meet for their first summit at Geneva. #ColdWarH…

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RT @SalfordUni_PCH: #OTD 1989: Velvet Revolution
begins: In Czechoslovakia, a student demonstration in Prague is quelled by riot police, le…

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RT @JFKLibrary: JFK visited Cape Canaveral #otd in 1963, where he was briefed on the Saturn rocket and manned lunar landing program. https:…

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RT @SalfordUni_PCH: #OTD 1985: The Anglo-Irish Agreement is signed at Hillsborough Castle by British Prime Minister Margaret Thatcher and I…

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RT @SalfordUni_PCH: #OTD 1957: Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev claims that the Soviet Union has missile superiority over the US and challen…

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RT @HCAatEdinburgh: #OTD in #History 1889 journalist Elizabeth Cochran, aka Nellie Bly, circumnavigated the globe in 72 days, 6 hours, 11 m…

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See soccer icon #Pele Score his 1000th Goal #otd 1969 #respect #witnify bit.ly/2zI4FAB

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about 17 hours ago


Witness to History: #Lincoln's Secretary On What Happened Before & After the #GettysburgAddress #otdtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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about 19 hours ago


Heiress #PattyHearst was released on bail #otd 1976. Hear her in Her Own Words #Witnify bit.ly/2mxNiwR

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about 22 hours ago


In 1863, #otd #AbrahamLincoln gave the #GettysburgAddress--listen to it here:
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Relive the tragedy of #Jonestown-a cult survivor talks about what happened #otd in 1978:
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"I am not a crook" it was #otd in 1973 that #RichardNixon gave this immortal press conference that would haunt him:… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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The #Terminator became the "Gubernator" #otd 2003. See @Schwarzenegger speech bit.ly/2yK7Xja

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Economist and @NobelPrize laureate #MiltonFriedman died #otd 2006. #quoteoftheday, #quotes, #dailyquotetwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest released #otd. Hear from Actor Dan Lloyd on working with $Nicholson on #TheShiningtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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Happy Birthday to the great #ChinuaAchebe-author of #ThingsFallApart born #otd in 1930… bit.ly/2A22c4t

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#OTD 1941 #Goebbels published his "screed of hate." His 105 year old secretary on the man in film 'A German Life':… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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Artist Georgia O'Keeffe was born #otd 1887. #quoteoftheday, #dailyquote, #quote, #SantaFeNM, #quotes

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#ElvisPresley made film debut #otd 1956 in #LoveMeTender. See his Screen Test for Paramount 1956. He gets the part… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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Artist Georgia O'Keeffe was born #otd 1887. #quoteoftheday, #dailyquote, #quote, #SantaFeNM, #quotes

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Witness anti President elect #Trump protesters march down 5th Avenue in #NYC #otd 2016

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Claude @Monet was born #otd 1840. #quoteoftheday, #dailyquote, #quotes, #Monet

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Arbitrage king #IvanBoesky confesses to illegal stock trading #otd in 1986. He ultimately pays a fine of over $100M… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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#NASA launched #Apollo12 #otd 1969. The rocket is hit by lightning....twice. Astronaut #AlanBean on mission @NASAtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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#PrinceCharles of Wales was born #otd 1948. Hear him Talk Children, Tabloids & Divorce bit.ly/2mnG2DR

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It was #otd 1851 that #MobyDick published. Read #HermanMelville letter to #NathanielHawthorne on his "whale" book:… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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The #VietnamVeteransMemorial was dedicated #otd '82 --hear from its founder on its importance:… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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Happy B-day @WhoopiGoldberg. Born #otd 1955 Hear her discuss her loving Mom: bit.ly/2mm5wBD

#hbd, #whoopi

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RT @TodaysDocument: “General Pershing Inspecting Troops at Chaumont, France.” 100 years ago #OTD 11/18/1917: ow.ly/yEn030gDWVD #WW1 h…

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#GUremembers with @UniStrathclyde Captain Claude Boyle May, who died #OTD 1917. He was awarded the Military Cross i… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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#GUremembers 2nd Lt James Ritchie Wells, member of the @museumbw and Royal Flying Corps. He died #OTD 1917… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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#GUremembers Lt William Wallace, who died #OTD 1917. His gravestone, commissioned by his parents, reads "think of a… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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#GUremembers with @UniStrathclyde Lt David Raeside Ferguson, who served with the @Proud_Sappers and died #OTD 1917… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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RT @USNHistory: #OTD in 1944, USS Blackfin (SS 322) diverts from her war patrol and picks up captured Japanese cryptographic and technical…

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RT @HogHighlander: #OTD 1918: The Republic of Czechoslovakia is established after declaring independence from Austria-Hungary at the end of…

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of Thomas Richardson🍷 5 days ago

RT @bluenoterecords: 60 years ago #OTD trumpeter #LeeMorgan recorded his quartet album "Candy" with Sonny Clark, Doug Watkins & Art Taylor.…

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RT @OWC_Oxford: #OTD 1919 Shakespeare and Company, the first combination English-language bookshop and lending library in Paris, was first…

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RT @rgpoulussen: #OTD in 1918, Tournai. Time to celebrate. The first liberated British prisoners of war. #WW1 #HISTORY https://t.co/pgq0RC8…

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#docoftheday #OTD in 1948 High Commissioner John J. Hearne & Taoiseach John A. Costello send their best wishes to C… twitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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#docoftheday #OTD in 1955 a lunch with #Soviet diplomats leads to hopes for Irish #UnitedNations membership @UNtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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RT @NMAAHC: #OTD in 1960, Ruby Bridges became the first African American to integrate an all-white elementary school in the South, at Willi…

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RT @COPH_CSUF: #otd in 1982 the Vietnam Veterans Memorial was dedicated in Washington DC, commemorating the lives of 57,939 Americans.
Hear…

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of COPH CSU Fullerton 6 days ago

#OnThisDayInHistory in 1968 @Yale announced plans admit freshman and upper class #women students #OTDtwitter.com/i/web/status/9…

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RT @JPBowles: One of our nation's most moving memorials, the Vietnam Veterans Memorial by Maya Lin, was dedicated 35 years ago #OTD https:/…

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