Introduced in 1894, Bibendum (commonly known as The Michelin Man) is one of the world's oldest trademarks. This is a 1910 photo of Bibendum, showing him smoking a cigar and wearing roller skates.
Ronald Reagan was a lifeguard during high school and saved 77 people’s lives.
West Point produced 445 Civil War Generals—294 fought for the Union and 151 for the Confederacy, and at every major battle of the Civil War a West Point graduate commanded one or both sides.
After the Civil War, General Robert E. Lee was asked what was to be done with the Confederate Battle Flags, he said, “Fold them up and put them away.”
Lee was also quoted as saying, “We must forgive our enemies. I can truly say that not a day has passed since the war began that I have not prayed for them.” ●◊●