The First National Education System

The First National Education System

December 6, 1774 – A first in education: Austria became the first nation to introduce a state education system. That is a great and noble accomplishment. The Republic of Austria has a free public school system, and nine years of education are mandatory. Schools...
United Nations

United Nations

December 4, 1945 – The US Senate approved American participation in the United Nations. The United Nations (UN) is an intergovernmental organization whose stated purposes are to maintain international peace and security,...
Rosa Parks sat for what she believed in

Rosa Parks sat for what she believed in

December 1, 1955: A massive milestone in civil rights history. Rosa Parks refused to give up her seat on a bus to a white man. She was arrested and the rest is civil rights history. On December 1, 1955, in Montgomery, Alabama, Parks rejected bus driver James F....
Romeo to Her Juliette

Romeo to Her Juliette

November 28, 1582 – William Shakespeare and Anne Hathaway were married. https://on-this-day.com/onthisday/thedays/alldays/nov28.htm
Please have a seat

Please have a seat

November 25, 1955 – The Interstate Commerce Commission banned racial segregation on interstate trains and buses in the United States. https://on-this-day.com/onthisday/thedays/alldays/nov25.htm