Ms. Sharalyn Johnson

Colonel By Secondary School

Canadian and World Studies

2016 - 2017 Academic Year

For the 2016-2017 academic year, I will be teaching:

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Historical Events for 22nd August 2017

August 21, 2017

1614 - Trades people under Vincent Fettmilch chase and plunder Jews out of ghetto in Frankfurt
1707 - Sweden and Prussia sign military treaty
1875 - The Treaty of Saint Petersburg between Japan and Russia is ratified, providing for the exchange of Sakhalin for the Kuril Islands.
1944 - Adolf Hitler orders Paris to be destroyed [or 23rd]
1950 - Abdel Rehim swims English Channel (10:50)
1953 - John Norman Lewis contends players have no desire to form a union
1956 - Elvis Presley begins filming "The Reno Brothers" (Love Me Tender)
1962 - Failed assassination attempt on French president Charles de Gaulle
1982 - Joanne Carner wins LPGA Chevrolet World Championship of Women's Golf
1989 - Nolan Ryan strikes out his 5,000th batter (Rickey Henderson)

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