AUGUST 29

AUGUST 29 – 2005 Hurricane Katrina slams into Gulf Coast; 1862 2nd Battle of Bull Run some funeral. AUGUST 29 2005—Hurricane Katrina slams into the Gulf Coast. …Katrina would become the deadliest natural disaster in the history of the United

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AUGUST 28

AUGUST 28 – 1968 Protests at the DNC in Chicago; 2007 Arthur Jones dies (invented Nautilus exercise machine); 2006 Fugutive polygamist Warren Jeffs is arrested; 1837 Worcester ssauce invented, John Lea and William Perrins; 1955 NFL first preseason OT sudden

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AUGUST 26

AUGUST 26 – 1920 19th Amendment adopted; 1873 Happy Bithday Lee DeForest (“Father of radio”); 1939 1st baseball game broadcast on TV; 1965 Happy Anniversary Henry Hill/Kate Friedman 1920 – 19TH amendment is adopted. This gave women the right to

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AUGUST 24

AUGUST 24 – 1814 British sack White House; 1976 Happy Divorcary Zsa Zsa Gabor and Jack Ryan (invented Barbie, Hot Wheels, Chatty Cathy); 1889 — Jam Matzeliger dies (invented shoelace making machine);1983 Pee Rose ends consecutive games played streak at

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AUGUST 22

AUGUST 22 – 1862 Battle at Catlett’s Staiton; 1811 William Kelly, made steel practical building material; 1851 America wins World Cup; 1971 Camden 28 Raid; 1980 David Bowie, named after Jim Bowie, tops Rock charts AUGUST 22 1862 –First Battle

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AUGUST 21

AUGUST 21 – 1959 Hawaii becomes 50th state; 1858 Lincoln-Douglas Debates; 1841 Hampton patents venetian blinds; 1935 Benny Goodman plays Swing; 1931 Babe Ruth hits 600th Home Run AUGUST 21 1959 – Hawaii becomes America’s 50th State. America has toppled

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