August 2011

Quiz your students:
What big event happened on this day in August?
  • 8/04/1901
    Louis Armstrong born
  • 8/08/1974
    Richard Nixon resigns
  • 8/22/1893
    Dorothy Parker, writer, poet, critic, born
  • 8/26/1920
    Nineteenth Amendment becomes law
  • 8/30/1797
    Mary Shelley born

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