Feb 22

Felled like a cherry tree,Their circle could not be broken,Their message could not silenced, Even by death. George Washington, 1st President of the United States of America, was born today in 1732. Christoph Probst, German student and member of the White Rose resistance movement, was executed on this day in 1943. Hans Scholl, German founder…

Jan 05

Norman sees his chance, Dons his helmet, draws his sword, Chugs his beer for war! Edward the Confessor dies in 1066, leading to the Norman invasion of Britain. The German workers’ party formed, which would eventually become the Nazi party, was formed on this day in 1919.