• Launchpad: Pearl S. Buck

    Created August 31, 2010

    Nelson Mandela is released from jail after 27 years in prison

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    February 11, 1990

    Martin Luther King Jr., activist & civil rights leader, is born

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    January 15, 1929

    Civil War Battle of Fredericksburg

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    Repeats every year until Thu Dec 13 2035 .
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    December 13, 1862

    Andrew Carnegie, industrialist and philanthropist, is born

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    Repeats every year until Sun Nov 25 2035 .
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    November 25, 1835

    Martin Luther King, Jr. delivers “I have a dream” speech on steps of Lincoln memorial

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    Repeats every year until Tue Aug 28 2035 .
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    August 28, 1963

    Stephen Crane dies

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    June 5, 1900

    First major discovery of gold in Alaska, sparking the Klondike Gold Rush

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    Repeats every year until Thu Aug 16 2035 .
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    August 16, 1896

    Andrew Carnegie dies

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    Repeats every year until Sat Aug 11 2035 .
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    August 11, 1919