This Week in History 12/14 – 12/20

historyHere’s a few highlights from this week in history. For more daily history events like my Author Page on Facebook.

December 14: Alabama enters Union as 22nd state (1819)

December 15: Bill of Rights is ratified (1791)

December16: Boston Tea Party – Colonists in Massachuttes board 3 British ships dressed as Indians and throw tea overboard to protest tea tax (1773)

December 17: Orville and Wilbur Wright make first successful airplane flight (1903)

December 18: Mayflower lands at Plymouth (1620)

December 19: Benjamin Franklin publishes Poor Richard’s Almanack under pen name Richard Saunders (1732)

December 20: French surrender New Orleans and part of Louisiana to Americans without a shot fired (1803)

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About Tamera Kraft

Tamera Kraft has been a children’s pastor for over 20 years. She is the leader of a ministry called Revival Fire For Kids where she mentors other children’s leaders, teaches workshops, and is a children’s ministry consultant and children’s evangelist. She is also a writer and has curriculum published including Kid Konnection 5: Kids Entering the Presence of God published by Pathway Press. She is a recipient of the 2007 National Children’s Leaders Association Shepherd’s Cup for lifetime achievement in children’s ministry.

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