Have you ever wondered who developed the U.S. from it’s roots? George Washington helped our country sprout from the beginning and did many other phenomenal things. George Washington was a the commander of the Virginia Militia at first but then later became the commander of the Continental Army. George Washington was an important leader and left a legacy because George Washington led the Continental Army, after the Continental Army he became president, and he helped create our country and develop a good country. George Washington showed leadership when he led the Continental Army, he had a huge legacy when he was president and showed leadership, and he developed our country which led him to have another legacy and he showed a lot of leadership.
His father, Charles, was a successful politician. As for his siblings, his brother Thomas grew up to be a veteran of the American Revolution, his brother George died soon after birth and little is known about his sister Harriott. Charleston is the oldest city in South Carolina. It was the capital at the time of his birth and was always bustling with new things to do. Pinckney and his family were Episcopalian.
Washington knew a strong Constitution had to be in place, which is why he was responsible for the Constitutional Convention. The effects of his inaugural address and presidency really mattered, given he was the first of our many presidents. George Washington proved he truly cared for the American people and the country. He took charge and changed what had to be done, because his speech altered the government and society as we know it today; our Constitution, our executive and judicial branches, and our Supreme Court. While he did emphasize the need for a Constitution, he was not the only one responsible for it’s making.
Thomas Jefferson was born April 13, 1743 at Shadwell, which was a slave plantation in Central Virginia. During Thomas’s school years, he studied Latin, Greek, and French; and in 1760, he went to the College of William and Mary. He learned how to play the violin and was a very skilled horseman by the age of thirteen. When his father, Peter Jefferson died, he left almost thirty slaves and about three thousand acres of land to Thomas in his will. On New Year’s Day, Martha Wayles Skelton, who was a widow, and Thomas got married.
As our nation’s capital, the history of Washington, D.C. is important from the location, to the layout of the city, and the creation of its monuments and museums, which all give testimony to our great nation. Our national city’s story started on October 19, 1781, when the British army surrendered at Yorktown (Burke 20). At that time, the youthful nation proved its strength. During the Continental Congress, our founding fathers met in our first capital, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. The capital moved many
Stan Lee was very inspirational. As an example Stan Lee taught over 200 young students how to write. According to “Stan Lee: The American Comic Book Writer Who Created the Fantastic Four” He loved to write so he shared that feeling with many people. “With Great Power Comes Great Responsibility.” According to “Stan Lee: The American Comic Book Writer Who Created the Fantastic Four” Stan Lee thought if you had the power over all others you should have some responsibility and share that power with others.”We all wish we had the power to stop all the bad that that’s happening.” According to (Lee) Stan Lee said that on how we wish we could make the world a better place if we had superpowers. That’s Why Stan Lee is Inspirational.
In Defense of a Liberal Education by Fareed Zakaria. Chapter one, coming to America touches on the authors personal experiences with Liberal Education. He tells his background of getting into college and the differences in college in America and college where he is from. Zakaria is from India, He eventually moved on to attend Yale university and major in History. His parents both started small and moved up in the education world, and they never was up his butt about specializing in something to do with his career.
F. Scott Fitzgerald was born on September 24th, 1896. His mother, Mary McQuillan, came from an Irish-Catholic family that had owned a wholesale grocers store and had much wealth. His father, Edward Fitzgerald owned a furniture store in St. Paul, after failing, he became a salesman for Procter and Gamble in Buffalo, New York after losing that job in 1908, F. Scott Fitzgerald and his family moved back to St. Paul and lived off his mother’s inheritance. F. Scott Fitzgerald 's childhood mostly took place in Buffalo New York. His parents both being catholic sent him to two different catholic schools.
Nicholas Sparks’ twenty books are partially about events that he has experienced; his most famous book, the Notebook, was written about his wife’s grandparents. To begin, Nicholas Sparks had a good child. Nicholas Sparks was born on December 31, 1965, in Omaha, Nebraska. He now lives in North Carolina (Nicholas Sparks Biography). He was the middle child in his family.
The Bill of Rights is the most influential historical document because it is the basis of our human rights. The Bill of Rights was created after the Declaration of Independence was signed in 1776. The Founding Fathers realized that a set of “rights” should be written and approved in order to avoid arguments between citizen and citizen or citizen and government. James Madison took most of the lead when creating this document. He wrote out a list of all the rights that a United States citizen should have.
We had to stay at my godmothers house but we spent a good amount of time at my great grandmothers house though. Then we moved with my aunt and cousins back in austin and my mom saved and saved til we moved out into a duplex it the 04 by Linder elementary. And we started there for my first grade school year then we moved down the street from there to some other duplexes for my second grade year. And my third-year we moved into these apartments down the street from Mabel Davis fourth grade year is the year we moved by ladie Bird Lake the apartments were called Lake View. And that 's when I moved to metz elementary.
Four years after that I came to the U.S.A at the age of nine not knowing a single word of English. My family lived with my uncles in a two room house with a total of thirteen people living there. I understood the challenges and sacrifices that my parents were making to bring me to this country. I quickly learned that I would have to work hard to succeed and take advantage of the opportunities my parents came here for. When I started school, I got to meet English-speaking Latinos who helped me immerse in this new culture.
Many children dream of growing up to be the president one day. Few do, and even fewer are remembered by everyone for what they did while being president. Three of these few are Abraham Lincoln, George Washington, and Thomas Jefferson. These are some of the greatest and strongest presidents of all time, but Thomas Jefferson was the strongest and smartest president because he was present and played a big part in government before the revolution, he played a huge role in the expedition of Lewis and Clark, and he had a huge impact on almost every aspect of society. Thomas Jefferson played a fairly big role in the American Revolution, and so did George Washington, but Abraham Lincoln wasn 't even alive.
His communique of his activities made the delegates in the AME General Conference so highly impressed that they elected him to the denomination’s Fourth Bishop in 1844. Quinn went on to take the arduous responsibility of the AME organizational operations in Ohio, Indiana, Illinois, Michigan Kentucky, and Missouri. His work in Kentucky and Missouri included considerable risk because the recruitment by churches of slaves in those states was deemed a capital