Today is Thursday, September 29, 2022
U.S. President History
- U.S. President John F. Kennedy nationalized the Mississippi National guard in response to city officials defying federal court orders. The orders had been to enroll James Meredith at the University of Mississippi.
- The War Powers Act was used for the first time by the U.S. Congress when they authorized President Reagan to keep U.S. Marines in Lebanon for 18 more months.
- "Millie's Book" by First Lady Barbara Bush was the best-selling non-fiction book in the U.S.
U.S. President Quotes
|"We're enjoying sluggish time, and not enjoying them very much."|
- George H.W. Bush, January 2, 1992
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