June 15, 1804 – Ratification of the Twelfth Amendment

June 15, 1804 – Ratification of the Twelfth Amendment

FollowFollowFollow June 15, 1804 – Ratification of the Twelfth Amendment On this day in 1804, separate votes were designated for President and Vice-President after the 12th Amendment was adopted officially. The Amendment came into existence as a response to the...
June 4th, 1781 – Jack Jouett The Paul Revere of the South

June 4th, 1781 – Jack Jouett The Paul Revere of the South

FollowFollowFollow June 4th, 1781 – Jack Jouett The Paul Revere of the South On 7th December 1754, Jack Jouett was born in Virginia. He was serving as a captain in the state militia; he got fame for a”All Night Ride” while rescuing Thomas Jefferson...
June 14th, 1777, Flag Day

June 14th, 1777, Flag Day

FollowFollowFollow June 14th, 1777, Flag Day On June 24th, 1777, the Continental Congress adopted a resolution that was based on a report by a special committee that had the duty to suggest a design for a flag. This design was first brought to the flag and carried...
June 13th, 1777, Marquis de Lafayette

June 13th, 1777, Marquis de Lafayette

FollowFollowFollow June 13th, 1777, Marquis de Lafayette Mr. Marquis de Lafayette arrived from France in South Carolina, intending to serve as the second in command for General George Washington on June 13th, 1777. Marquis de Lafayette was an aristocrat from France....
June 11th, 1776 Thomas Jefferson and The Committee of Five

June 11th, 1776 Thomas Jefferson and The Committee of Five

FollowFollowFollow June 11th, 1776 Thomas Jefferson and The Committee of Five Many delegates were not allowed to cast their vote in favor of independence in the early development ages. This was because the authorization from the states was yet to be issued. Meanwhile,...
June 7th, 1776 – Richard Henry Lee

June 7th, 1776 – Richard Henry Lee

FollowFollowFollow June 7th, 1776 – Richard Henry Lee A great American Statesman – Richard Henry Lee belonged to the league of the founding fathers of the USA. Lee came from an influential family in Virginia, having legislators, diplomats, and military officers...