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...Field Marshal Erwin Rommel committed suicide rather than face trial and certain execution for allegedly conspiring against Adolf Hitler.In 1947, Air Force test pilot Charles E. ("Chuck") Yeager (YAY'-gur) broke the sound barrier as he flew the experimental...
Today In Sports History

AUGUST 11936 - The Olympic Games open in Berlin. The opening ceremonies is presided over by Adolf Hitler.1945 - New York's Mel Ott hits his 500th home run in a 9-2 victory over the Boston Braves at the Polo Grounds. Only Babe...
Nuremberg court writer's mementos will be sold

...Nazi faithful that signs off with "Heil Hitler" and personal credentials and correspondence...German and Russian medals, and a tiny Hitler propaganda booklet. There also are plenty...Twelve of the 23 defendants, including Hitler aide Hermann Goering, were sentenced...
Today in History

...London at age 90.In 1923, Mustafa Kemal Ataturk was again elected Speaker of Turkey's Grand Assembly.In 1932, Adolf Hitler rejected the post of vice chancellor of Germany, saying he was prepared to hold out "for all or nothing."In 1946, author...
America can be only as great as it is good

...gone hundreds of years to reach their pinnacle of successes! Freedom has been threatened by the likes of the Stalins, the Hitlers, the Mussolinis, and today's tyrants, Osama Bin Laden and Saddam Hussein. We are not just fighting tyrants, we are combating...
The Brazil Beat

...MALAYSIA PM CHIDES LAWMAKER FOR SALUTING HITLER KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia - Malaysian Prime...lawmaker for tweeting a salute to Adolf Hitler while praising Germany for making it to...tweet: "Well done . Bravo . Long live Hitler ." after Germany thrashed Brazil 7-1...
Pure Sole: This is not a story

...need to bother reading any farther. That is, unless you believe in reading non-stories like, oh, I don't know...Hitler and the Jews, the Ku Klux Klan and Medgar Evers, rape on college campuses, drunks in schools, bullied youths turning to...
My Turn: Invading Iraq wasn't our worst mistake called "Arab Socialism." In structure and belief, it is similar to the national socialist movement sponsored by Adolf Hitler in Natzi Germany. The Ba'ath Party, in ethnic terms, was identified primarily, although not exclusively, with the Sunni...
Short stories from Hitler to the Yukon

Hitler's obsession with vegetarianism, cabin...Alaska writer Joe Karson. ``Dining with Hitler and Hemingway,'' is the title of Karson's...Afternoon with Adolph,'' the story about Hitler. Karson said that short tale is based on...
Ingeborg Lorensen

...1925. After graduating from Nazareth College in 1936 she went to Germany to teach English. While there, she was caught in Hitler's takeover and spent WWII in Germany where she met her husband, the late Walter Lorensen. After the war was over, Inge...


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